Days of the Week in Russian

Here's how to say the days of the week in Russian. They may come in handy when you are visiting a Russian speaking country, talking to your Russian friends, or making a weekly schedule. Note that Russians don't capitalize the days of the week unless they occur in the beginning of a sentence. Learning words for all days of the week should further improve your essential Russian vocabulary.

понедельник   Monday  [pah-nee-dyehl'-neek]
вторник Tuesday  [vtohr-neek]
среда    Wednesday  [sree-dah]
четверг Thursday  [cheet-vyehrk]
пятница Friday  [pyaht-nee-tsah]
суббота Saturday  [soo-boh-tah]
воскресенье Sunday  [vahs-kree-syen'-yeh]
день day  [dyehn']
неделя             week  [nee-dyeh-lyah]
месяц month  [myeh-syahts]
год   year  [goht]
сегодня             today  [see-vod-nyah]
завтра tomorrow  [zahf-trah]
вчера yesterday  [fchee-rah]
Какой сегодня день?   What day is it today?  [kah-koy see-vohd-nyah dyehn']

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