Category: "Cats"


September 16th, 2013 — posted by Don
Russian has a word кот which means a male cat, in other words what we in English would call a tomcat. It's an end-stressed word, which means it always has the stress on the first syllable of the grammatical ending, if there is one, and on the last… more »

Кошка, часть 2-ая

September 9th, 2013 — posted by Don
The generic Russian word for cat is кошка. It declines like this. SgPl Nomкошкакошки Accкошкукошек Genкошки Preкошкекошках Datкошкам Insкошкойкошками In the US we summon cats with "here, kitty-kitty-kitty." In Russia you summon a cat by saying… more »

Кошка, часть 1-ая

September 5th, 2008 — posted by Olga
The Russian word for cat is кошка. Many people in Russia own cats and they are especially loved by elderly women. My great grandmother had a loving cat who lived with her for many years. She woke up early in the morning to feed her cat milk «молоко».… more »