Russian Letter Ж – (zhe)

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  • Ж is the 8th letter in the Russian Alphabet.
  • This letter has no counter part in the English Alphabet, but it sounds almost like the “s” in “measure“.

Russian words with Ж (+ audio + english translation)

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  • жара heat, hot weather
  • железо iron
  • жена wife
  • женщина woman
  • живой living, live, alive
  • живот stomach, abdomen, belly
  • жизнь life
  • житель inhabitant, dweller
  • жук beetle
  • журнал magazine

Continue with letter – з

The russian alphabet: а б в г д е ё ж з и й к л м н о п р с т у ф х ц ч ш щ ъ ы ь э ю я