Let’s learn some new vocabulary. This time we will look at some words that refer to body parts. It’s crucial know the names of each part of your body if you study Russian. So, today’s lesson is pretty basic.
We’re going to begin with this picture that describes perfectly basic body parts.
голова [galava] – head
лоб [lop] – forehead
бровь [brov’] – eyebrow; брови [brovi] – eyebrows
глаз [glaz] – eye, eyes – глаза [glaza]
нос [nos] – nose
рот [rot] – mouth
щека [shheka] – cheek, щёки [shhyoki] – cheeks
подбородок [padbarodak] – chin
ухо [ukha] – ear, уши [ushi] – ears
волосы [volasi] – hair
By the way, you can also watch my video on this topic. All the words listed in the article you can find there as well.
тело [tyela] – body (also туловище [tulavishhe] – rarely used, usually when talking about inanimate objects like dolls)
рука [ruka] arm
кисть [kist’] hand (we usually use рука instead of кисть)
палец [palets] finger (both on a hand and on a foot)