Common Russian nouns

Here are the 500 most common Russian nouns. Please sort and filter the table as needed.

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1человекman, person
2годyear
3времяtime
4рукаhand, arm
5делоbusiness, affair, matter
6разtime, once, since
7глазeye; sight
8жизньlife
9деньday
10головаhead, mind, brains
11другfriend
12домhouse, home
13словоword
14местоplace; seat
15лицоface; person
16сторонаside, party
17ногаfoot, leg
18дверьdoor
19работаwork, job
20земляearth, land, soil
21конецend, distance
22часhour, time
23голосvoice
24городtown, city
25водаwater
26столtable, desk; board
27ребёнокchild, kid, infant
28силаstrength, force
29отецfather
30женщинаwoman
31машинаcar, machine, engine
32случайcase, occasion, incident
33ночьnight
34мирworld, peace
35видappearance, look, view
36рядrow, line
37началоbeginning, origin, source
38вопросquestion, matter, problem
39войнаwar
40деньгиmoney
41минутаminute, moment
42женаwife
43правдаtruth
44странаcountry
45светlight; world
46матьmother
47товарищcomrade, friend
48дорогаroad, way, journey
49окноwindow, windowsill
50комнатаa room
51МоскваMoscow
52частьpart, share, department
53книгаa book
54улицаstreet
55душаsoul, spirit
56утроmorning
57вечерevening
58полfloor; sex
59народpeople, nation
60плечоshoulder, upper arm
61богgod
62взглядlook, glance; view
63палецfinger, toe
64РоссияRussia
65историяhistory, story, event
66мысльthought, idea
67сынson
68лесforest
69пораtime; pore
70имяname
71разговорtalk, conversation
72телоbody
73стенаwall
74правоright
75старикold man
76мамаmummy, mum
77путьway, track, path
78месяцmonth
79спинаback
80языкtongue, language
81сердцеheart
82мальчикboy
83небоsky
84смертьdeath
85девушкаgirl, miss
86образshape, form, image
87письмоletter
88властьpower
89воздухair
90братbrother
91отношениеrelationship, attitude
92системаsystem
93квартираflat, apartment
94любовьlove
95солдатsoldier
96хозяинmaster, boss, host
97начальникchief, head, superior
98школаschool
99пареньboy, fellow, guy
100кровьblood
101солнцеsun
102неделяweek
103ребятаguys, children
104шагstep
105мужчинаman, male
106носnose
107вниманиеattention
108капитанcaptain, master
109ухоear
110чувствоfeeling
111берегbank, shore, coast
112семьяfamily
113генералgeneral
114моментmoment, instant
115трудlabour, work
116группаgroup
117мужhusband
118движениеmovement
119порядокorder
120ответanswer, reply
121газетаnewspaper
122помощьhelp
123собакаdog
124деревоtree
125снегsnow
126сонdream
127смыслsense, meaning, purpose
128дворyard, court
129формаform, shape, uniform
130возможностьpossibility, opportunity, chance
131обществоsociety
132грудьbreast, chest
133уголcorner, angle
134чёрныйblack (as in "she wears black"), black (man)
135векcentury, age
136карманpocket
137немецGerman (person)
138губаlip
139дядяuncle
140огоньfire
141писательwriter
142армияarmy
143состояниеstate, condition; fortune
144зубtooth
145очередьline, queue, turn
146каменьstone
147гостьguest
148ветерwind
149ротаcompany (military)
150законlaw, act, statue
151мореsea
152гораmountain, hill
153врачphysician, doctor
154крайborder, edge; land, country
155рекаriver
156мераmeasure, step
157действиеaction, effect
158вещьthing
159ходmove
160больpain
161судьбаfate, fortune, destiny
162причинаcause, reason, motive
163чертаline, boundary; trait
164девочкаgirl, little girl
165волосhair
166номерnumber, size, room, issue
167главаhead, chief
168командирcommander, commanding officer
169партияparty
170проблемаproblem, issue
171страхfear
172бумагаpaper
173геройhero
174параpair, couple
175государствоState
176деревняvillage, country
177речьspeech
178средствоmeans, remedy
179положениеposition, posture, condition, state
180связьtie, bond; connection, relation
181классclass
182цельgoal, object, target
183знатьaristocracy, nobility, the élite
184профессорprofessor
185господинgentleman, Mr.
186счастьеhappiness, luck
187духspirit
188планplan
189залhall
190директорdirector, manager
191памятьmemory
192результатresult, outcome
193следtrack, footprint
194бутылкаbottle
195условиеcondition, term
196умmind, brains, intellect
197процессprocess
198картинаpicture, painting
199центрcenter
200будущееfuture
201числоnumber
202рубльruble
203вераfaith, belief
204ударblow, stroke
205телефонtelephone
206коленоknee
207коридорcorridor, passage
208мужикmuzhik, man
209авторauthor
210встречаmeeting, reception
211кабинетstudy, room, office suite
212документdocument
213самолетaircraft, aeroplane
214играgame, play
215рассказstory
216хлебbread
217развитиеdevelopment
218трубкаtube, roll, pipe
219врагenemy
220докторdoctor
221ладоньpalm
222наукаscience
223лейтенантlieutenant
224службаservice, work
225счетbill, account
226кухняkitchen
227решениеdecision, conclusion
228молодаяbride; young (as an adjective)
229романnovel, romance
230компанияcompany
231течениеcurrent
232метрmeter, metre
233институтinstitute
234интересinterest
235половинаhalf
236качествоquality
237бойbattle, fight, combat
238шеяneck
239идеяidea
240траваgrass
241дедgrandfather, old man
242сознаниеconsciousness
243родительparent
244чайtea
245родfamily, clan, generation
246звукsound
247магазинshop, store
248президентpresident
249поэтpoet
250спасибоgratitude, thanks
251болезньillness, sickness, disease
252событиеevent
253кожаskin
254листleaf, sheet
255слезаtear
256надеждаhope
257литератураliterature
258оружиеweapon
259запахsmell, odour, scent
260рольrole
261ростgrowth, increase; height
262природаnature
263точкаdot, point
264звездаstar
265фамилияsurname
266характерcharacter, disposition, temper
267офицерofficer
268толпаcrowd
269уровеньlevel
270креслоchair
271бабаwoman, wife, old woman
272секундаa second
273банкbank
274опытexperience
275сапог(high) boot
276правилоrule
277стеклоglass
278дочьdaughter
279членmember, limb
280десятокten, dozens
281цветокflower
282желаниеwish
283дождьrain
284лобforehead
285улыбкаsmile
286борьбаfight, struggle
287воротcollar
288ящикbox, case
289этажfloor, storey
290революцияrevolution
291соседneighbour
292сестраsister
293ситуацияsituation
294количествоquantity
295выходexit
296советadvice
297дуракfool, idiot
298союзunion, alliance; conjunction
299летоsummer
300границаborder
301цветcolour, color
302свободаfreedom
303стулchair
304поездtrain
305музыкаmusic
306теньshadow
307лошадьhorse
308полеfield
309типtype, model
310судcourt, law-court
311площадьsquare, area
312радостьgladness, joy
313возрастage
314органorgan, body
315картаmap
316корольking
317славаglory, fame
318полковникcolonel
319бокside, flank
320ценаprice
321информацияinformation
322мозгbrain
323удовольствиеpleasure
324воляwill
325областьoblast, province; field
326крышаroof
327дамаlady, partner, queen
328садgarden, yard
329правительствоgovernment
330названиеname, title
331примерexample
332зеркалоmirrow
333дымsmog
334фактfact
335рыбаfish
336бабушкаgrandmother
337виноwine
338учительteacher, instructor
339кругcircle
340папаdad, daddy
341поводoccastion, reason; bridle
342лагерьcamp
343птицаbird
344корабльship
345мнениеopinion
346зимаwinter
347километрkilometre, kilometer
348кроватьbed
349лестницаstaircase
350детствоchildhood
351островisland
352статьяarticle
353водкаvodka
354темнотаdarkness
355станцияstation
356гражданинcitizen
357командаteam; command
358заболеваниеdisease, illness
359животstomach, belly
360тишинаsilence, stillness
361фронтfront
362щекаcheek
363районarea, region
364выражениеexpression
365мешокbag, sack
366большинствоmajority
367управлениеoperation, control
368приказorder
369кустbush
370художникpainter, artist
371знакsign
372заводfactory
373кулакfist
374стаканglass
375ротmouth
376лечение(medical) treatment, cure
377суткиday, twenty-four hours
378операцияoperation, procedure, surgery
379пространствоspace, area
380одеждаclothing
381кусокpiece, bit, slice
382темаtheme, subject, topic
383искусствоart
384курсcourse, policy, rate of exchange
385чудоmiracle, wonder
386ощущениеsensation, feeling
387зданиеbuilding
388милицияmilitia
389волнаwave
390задачаproblem, task
391старухаold woman
392войскоarmy, forces
393срокterm, time
394ужасterror, horror
395материалmaterial, fabric
396крикcry, shout, scream
397знаниеknowledge
398шумnoise
399автоматautomatic machine, machine gun, robot
400тетяaunt
401впечатлениеimpression, effect
402паузаpause
403глубинаdepth, intensity
404долларdollar
405сотняa hundred
406студентstudent
407очкоpoint, pip
408ножknife
409предметobject, item
410майорmajor
411деятельностьactivity, work, occupatioin
412инженерengineer
413программаprogram
414костюмcostume, suit
415театрtheater, play-house, the plays
416хвостtail, end, queue
417танкtank, container
418журналmagazine, journal, periodical, diary
419коньhorse, knight (in chess)
420стихиpoetry, verses
421степеньdegree, extent, power (in mathematics)
422фигураfigure,
423ключkey
424чёртdevil
425вагонcarriage, coach
426культураculture
427боецfighter, private
428фильмfilm, movie, cinema
429пыльdust, spray
430трубаchimney, pipe, trumpet, horn
431массаmass, a large amount, lots
432обстоятельствоcircumstance, adverb (in grammar)
433штабstaff, headquaters
434слухhearing, rumour, hearsay
435линияline
436лодкаboat
437дальdistance (in poetry), long way off
438председательchairman, president
439периодperiod, age
440организмorganism
441отделdepartment, section
442веснаspring (season), springtime
443обедlunch, dinner
444значениеmeaning, significance, sense
445дноbottom, ground
446фотографияphotography, photo, picture
447успехsuccess
448сценаstage, scene
449билетticket, fair
450составcomposition, structure; staff; train
451честьhonour, regard, respect
452смехlaughter
453СССРUSSR, Soviet Union
454способmethod, way, mode
455зрениеsight, eyesight, vision
456западwest, the West
457ГерманияGermany
458населениеpopulation
459бедаmisfortune, trouble
460едаfood, meal
461еврейJew, Hebrew
462министрminister
463фирмаfirm, company
464организацияorganization
465принципprinciple
466направлениеdirecton, trend
467мастерmaster, expert
468ошибкаmistake, error
469высотаheight
470существоbeing, creature; essence
471мальчишкаurchin, boy
472ГосподьGod, the Lord
473СШАUSA
474камераcell, chamber, camera
475победаvictory
476человечествоhumanity, mankind
477фразаphrase, sentence
478готGoth
479замокlock (if stress falls on 'a'); castle (if stress falls on 'o')
480рынокmarket, marketplace
481клубclub
482костьbone
483личностьpersonality, person
484столицаcapital
485здоровьеhealth
486попыткаattempt, endeavour
487читательreader
488шуткаjoke, trick, prank
489сотрудникcolloborator, employee, official
490родинаhomeland, native land, home
491царьtsar, czar, king, ruler
492страницаpage
493скоростьspeed
494зверьwild animal, beast
495помочьsingular form of "leading strings" (stress falls on first 'o')
496размерsize, dimensions, rate, degree
497жительinhabitant, resident, dweller
498секретарьsecretary
499АмерикаAmerica; United States
500сигаретаcigarette

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