Rooms, Furniture and Things Around the House: Russian Vocabulary

There are so many things you can find in your own home. But can you name them all in Russian? I doubt it. Even I, being Russian myself, can’t. Well, at least we can learn the basics. That’s what we’ll do today.

Let’s start with rooms.

Rooms in Russian

комната [komnata] – room

коридор [karidor] – corridor

прихожая [prikhozhaya] – hallway

гостиная [gastinaya] – living-room

спальня [spalnya] – bedroom

кухня [kukhnya] – kitchen

ванная (комната) [vannaya komnata] – bathroom

веранда [viranda] – verandah

кладовая [kladovaya] – pantry

Parts of the house (inside and outside)

крыша [krisha] – roof

труба [truba], дымоход [dimakhod] – chimney

балкон [balkon] – balcony

стена [stina] – wall

окно [akno] – window; окна [okna] – windows

ставня [stavnya] – shutter

подоконник [padakonnik] – window sill

дверь [dver’] – door

(дверной) косяк [dvernoj kasyak] – (door) jamb

дверная ручка [dvernaja ruchka] – door handle / door knob

(дверной) звонок [dvernoj zvanok] – (door) bell

пол [pol] – floor

потолок [patalok] – ceiling

House Parts in Russian

Furniture

диван [divan] – sofa

угловой диван [uglavoj divan] – corner sofa

кресло [kresla] – armchair

стул [stul] – chair

табурет [taburyet] – stool

кровать [kravat’] – bed

стол [stol] – table

письменный стол [pis’menij stol] – desk

компьютерный стол [kampyuternij stol] – computer desk

полка [polka] – shelf

книжные полки [knizhnie polki] – bookshelves

шкаф [shkaf] – closet, cabinet

книжный шкаф [knizhnij shkaf] – bookcase

гардероб [garderob] – wardrobe

вешалка [veshalka] – peg rack, hanger

буфет [bufet], шкафчик [shkafchik] – cupboard

кухонный гарнитур [kukhanij garnitur] – kitchen unit

тумба [tumba], тумбочка [tumbachka] – bedside table

комод [kamod] – chest of drawers

зеркало [zerkala] – mirror

Furniture in Russian

Other things around the house

лампа [lampa] – lamp

люстра [lyustra] – chandelier

ковёр [kavyor] – carpet

коврик [kovrik] – rug

торшер [tarsher] – floor lamp

шторы [shtori] – curtains

жалюзи [zhalyuzi] – blinds

розетка [razyetka] – plug

выключатель [viklyuchatel’] – light switch

камин [kamin] – fireplace

картина [kartina] – picture

Kitchen and Bathroom

холодильник [haladil’nik] – refrigerator

плита [plita] – cooker

вытяжка [vityazhka] – kitchen hood

духовка [dukhofka] – oven

раковина [rakavina] – sink

кран [kran] – tap

посудомоечная машина [pasudamoyechnaya mashina] – dishwasher

стиральная машина [stiral’naya mashina] – washing machine

унитаз [unitas] – toilet

ванна [vanna] – bathtub

Outside the house

сад [sat] – garden

забор [zabor] – fence

гараж [garazh] – garage

почтовый ящик [pachtovij yashchik] – mailbox

In the video below you can hear the pronunciation of every word I listed in this article. Hope you’ll enjoy!

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