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  Russian language - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Russian belongs to the group of Indo-European languages, and is therefore related to Sanskrit, Greek, and Latin, as well as the modern Germanic, Romance, and Celtic languages, including English, French, and Irish.
A language of great political importance in the twentieth century, Russian is one of the official languages of the United Nations.
Russian is the official language of Russia, and an official language of Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, the Autonomous Republic of Crimea (Ukraine) and unrecognized, but de-facto independent, Moldavian Republic of Transdniestria.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Russian_language   (2617 words)

  
 Great Russian language - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Great Russian language (Великорусский язык, Velikorusskiy yazyk) is a name given in the 19th century to the Russian language as opposed to the Ukrainian and Belarusian languages.
Great Russian, Little Russian (i.e., Ukrainian), and White Russian (e.g., Belarusian) were considered to be three dialects within the Russian language.
The Great Russian, or just Russian, language was formed in the Late Middle Ages in the northern Russian principalities under heavy influence of Church Slavonic language.
www.wikipedia.org /wiki/Great_Russian_language   (264 words)

  
 Russian language - Encyclopedia.WorldSearch   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
A language of political importance in the twentieth century, Russian is one of the official languages of the United Nations.
Russian is the official language of Russia, and an official language of Belarus, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan.
Russian is written using a modern version of the Cyrillic alphabet, consisting of 33 letters.
encyclopedia.worldsearch.com /russian_language.htm   (2455 words)

  
 Russian
Great Russian language Great Russian language is a language evolved from Church Slavonic and several non-slavic language...
Russian Academy of Sciences Russian Academy of Sciences () is the Soviet Union in was known as the USSR Academy of Scie...
Russian Mission, Alaska Russian Mission is a city located in 2000 census, the population of the city is 296.
www.brainyencyclopedia.com /topics/russian.html   (1458 words)

  
 Russian language -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Russian (русский язык) is the most widely spoken of the (A branch of the Indo European family of language) Slavic languages.
A language of political importance in the twentieth century, Russian is one of the official languages of the (An organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promote international peace and security) United Nations.
Russian is a (A branch of the Indo European family of language) Slavic language, in the (The family of languages that by 1000 BC were spoken throughout Europe and in parts of southwestern and southern Asia) Indo-European family.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/R/Ru/Russian_language.htm   (3198 words)

  
 Great Soviet Encyclopedia [Definition]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (Russian : Большая Советская Энциклопедия, БСЭ, Bolshaya Sovetskaya Entsiklopediya) is the largest and most comprehensive encyclopedia in Russian, issued by the Soviet Encyclopedia state publisher.
The third edition was translated into English The English language is a West Germanic language that originated in England.
It is the third most common "first" language (native speakers), with around 402 million people in 2002.
www.wikimirror.com /Great_Soviet_Encyclopedia   (859 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Russian Language and Literature
On the other hand, owing to the fact that the Russians received their Christianity from Byzantium, their literature was openly Byzantine in character, the early Russians either translating the Byzantine works, or being inspired by the spirit of those works, and writing as if they were Byzantines.
The great popularity of the works of the Fathers gave rise to the formation of collections of extracts from their discourses, and to annotated copies, with explanations, for the study of their writings, called sborniki, of which there are several: "Zlatoust", a collection of moral sermons and homilies (112), mostly from St.
Russian literature lost its ecclesiastical character and assumed a lay form; and in ecclesiastical literature itself there was effected a transformation towards the modern, due to the reforms of Peter the Great.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/13265a.htm   (8662 words)

  
 Center of Russian Language and Culture
The Center of Russian Language and Culture of St. Petersburg State University is one of the major centers of short-term study programs for international visitors to Russia.
Ancient Russian cities like Pskov and Novgorod, with their fantastic onion-domed churches and walled kremlins, are accessible for one-day excursions from St. Petersburg by overnight train or long-distance bus.
The Center of Russian Language and Culture is also able to organize trips for foreing students at weekends to Moskow, Finland, Baltic Republics, the capitals of which are not far from St-Petersburg.
www.crlc.pu.ru   (637 words)

  
 STUDY RUSSIAN AT THE RUSSIAN LANGUAGE CENTRE OF MOSCOW STATE UNIVERSITY, LEARN RUSSIAN LANGUAGE IN MOSCOW, RUSSIAN ...
Russian is spoken by 280 million people; it ranks with English and Chinese as one of the three major world languages.
While studying Russian language and culture is an intellectually stimulating and enriching experience in itself, the cultural knowledge and understanding that can be gained also have career implications.
Individual training in the Moscow State University Russian Language Centre is a unique opportunity to study Russian in the the most effective way at the main Russian university and spend your time in the high intelligent environment of teachers and students of the Moscow State University.
www.rlcentre.com   (1343 words)

  
 Great Russian language -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
By the 19th-century standards, most scholars didn't distinguish between (Click link for more info and facts about Eastern Slavic languages) Eastern Slavic languages, as all three tongues of that group were spoken within the borders of the (Click link for more info and facts about Russian Empire) Russian Empire and were considered mutually intelligible.
It was accepted that within the (Click link for more info and facts about Russian language) Russian language there are three main dialects - Great Russian, Little Russian (i.e., Ukrainian), and White Russian (e.g., Belarusian).
The Great Russian, or just Russian, language was formed in late (The period of history between classical antiquity and the Italian Renaissance) Middle Ages in the northern Russian principalities under heavy influence of (Click link for more info and facts about Church Slavonic language) Church Slavonic language.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/G/Gr/Great_Russian_language.htm   (254 words)

  
 Yamada Language Center: Russian WWW guide
Russian is taught at the University of Oregon by the Russian and East European Studies Center.
A site about written Russian - Russian characters - history of the written language, paleography, Cyrillic characters, Glagolitic characters, photos of manuscripts, fonts made in Russia, miniatures, dropped characters, vingettes.
This page is maintained by the Yamada Language Center at the University of Oregon.
babel.uoregon.edu /yamada/guides/russian.html   (299 words)

  
 Learn Russian language with Russian Village - Russian language school   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
It is a well known fact that the best way to learn a language is to be in a place where it is spoken all the time.
Here, at the "Russian Village", just outside Moscow, you will have the unequalled opportunity of not only learning in a peaceful oasis of great natural beauty, but also of visiting (on your request and by preliminary order) every attraction the capital of Russia can offer.
Whether you are a beginner in Russian or returning to the language after a prolonged absence, your comprehension, pronunciation, grasp of grammar and of idiom will all benefit from the experience.
www.rusvillage.com   (559 words)

  
 Great Soviet Encyclopedia article - Great Soviet Encyclopedia Russian encyclopedia Russian 1969 1978 Josef Stalin ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Great Soviet Encyclopedia article - Great Soviet Encyclopedia Russian encyclopedia Russian 1969 1978 Josef Stalin disappeared - What-Means.com
The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (Russian : Большая Советская Энциклопедия, Bolshaya Sovetskaya Entsiklopediya) is the largest and most comprehensive encyclopedia in Russian.
Great Soviet Encyclopedia article - Great Soviet Encyclopedia definition - what means Great Soviet Encyclopedia
www.what-means.com /encyclopedia/Great_Soviet_Encyclopedia   (169 words)

  
 Russian language - free-definition   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Written examples are extant from the 10th century onwards.
Meletius Smotrisky presented the Cyrillic alphabet in this 1619 publication describing the "Slavonic" language.
It is in fact a balance between phonetics, morphology, etymology, and grammar, and, like that of most living languages, has its share of inconsistencies and controversial points.
www.free-definition.com /Russian-language.html   (2300 words)

  
 St.Peterburg State University
In June and July, a great number of people come to the embankments of the Neva River to enjoy a spectacular view of the bridges being drawn to let the sea ships through.
The Special Faculty of Philology is a member of the Russian Society of Teachers of the Russian Language and Literature.
International students who would like to study the Russian language will have a unique opportunity to visit our city during the celebration festivities, to find out more about the Russian history, and to get a first hand experience of the rich and diverse cultural life of the Northern capital.
www.russian4foreigners.spb.ru   (324 words)

  
 Learn Russian Language - Beginning to Advanced Russian
The forum is the best place to ask for help with short Russian translations, express opinions and share experience with other language learners like you.
These vocabulary lessons are good to learn basic to intermediate Russian vocabulary.
Take a small tour of Kaliningrad, a picturesque Russian city located on the coast of the Baltic Sea.
masterrussian.com   (507 words)

  
 BUBL LINK: Russian language
A catalogue of all the languages and dialects spoken in European Russia, with details of the numbers of speakers of each language.
Russian language resources including greetings and farewells, tutorial materials and a selection of dictionaries and thesauri.
Russian grammar tutorials with links to associated exercises.
bubl.ac.uk /link/r/russianlanguage.htm   (469 words)

  
 Learn Russian St. Petersburg and Moscow with Liden & Denz - Russian language course
Learn Russian at the Liden and Denz Language Centre in Saint-Petersburg, where we teach Russian for all needs since 1992 or in our new Moscow school, which we opened recently.
But there is more to learning Russian than a good and reliable curriculum.
Liden and Denz became the first private language school in Russia to gain international recognition when it became full member of the International Association of Language Centres IALC in 1997.
www.lidenz.ru   (475 words)

  
 ILIAC introduces new project RUBRICON
"Great Soviet Encyclopedia" is one of the largest and most authoritative universal encyclopedias in the world.
It is the real encyclopedia of Russian national life, mentality and the character, as found in their reflection in speech.
The all-round information on the nature, the population and history of all countries of Latin America since the most ancient times till 70th of XX century is given.
www.iliac.org /rubu/rubricon.htm   (2620 words)

  
 Roy's Russian Language Resources
The Afghan Lexicon: Military jargon of veterans of the Aghan war, 1979-1989.
Explanatory Dictionary of the Living Great Russian Language (The Dal') 1857 edition.
Also note the associated index of peoples, tribes, dialects and languages and index of peoples according to language groups.
www.royfc.com /ru_lingo_dicts.html   (826 words)

  
 MERSH Volume 32 Contents
Russian Bureau of the Central Committee of the Russian SD Party N.V. Ershkov
Russian Palestine Society of the Soviet Academy of Sciences
Russian Studies in the United States: see Russian and Soviet Studies in the United States
www.ai-press.com /MERSH.32.contents.html   (729 words)

  
 Russian language
The Best and Worst at Times.(teaching and study of Russian language in universities) (Russian Life)
A few 'false friends.' (the Russian language) (Russian Life)
Sex, Gender, and the Status of Women in the Russian Language.
www.infoplease.com /ce6/society/A0842736.html   (276 words)

  
 LinguaStar - Russian Language School   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
St.Petersburg with its three-hundred-year history is one of the most pleasant sites in Russia to study the russian language.
Magnificent architecture and lots of places to visit and to admire will certainly help You to learn Russian as soon as possible with perfect results and will make Your studies pleasant and comforted.
Linguastar is a group of high-class teachers who are waiting for You willingly and with great pleasure will start working.
www.lingua.spb.ru   (163 words)

  
 Pimsleur Approach - Learn any language in 10 days with Pimsleur
Pimsleur courses help people who need to speak another language quickly.
Our courses took 40 years to develop and are now used by the FBI, CIA, and business professionals everywhere.
Start speaking any language within 30 days or receive a full and courteous refund.
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 'Cyrillic (Russian) in Netscape for Windows' (text in English)
Chapter 6 explains how to write in Russian in Netscape after the implementation of this this method.
Russian in a Title of a page (top blue line of the browser window), because Netscape uses a system font for it.
If you want to use Russian not only in the body of your message, but also in a Subject line, then, especially for the messages that you send to Newsgroups, you can tune-up Netscape and ask it to use a regular Cyrillic letters in a Subject, ask Netscape do not encode it.
www.siber.com /sib/russify/ms-windows/cwww_eng.html   (10788 words)

  
 Russian Resources
(founded 1956) takes you there six times a year with beautiful color feature articles and departments on everything from language and cuisine to travel and news.
Russian Grammar For Russian Students / Univ. of Denver
Russian for Travelers Multimedia Animal Dictionary in Russian Multimedia Food Dictionary in Russian Multimedia Transportation Dictionary in Russian Voyager Audio Greeting in Russian Russian Reference Grammar Requires KOI-8 fonts Russian-English Dictionary of Computer Terms Russian Sign Language
www.uni.edu /becker/Russian.html   (214 words)

  
 Learn Russian in Russia: The "Privet!" Russian Language School in Kaliningrad, Russia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Learn Russian in Russia: The "Privet!" Russian Language School in Kaliningrad, Russia
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Hansa Language Center - located in Toronto, Hansa is one of the largest and most recognized language institutions in Canada.
www.myrussian.ru /resources.html   (169 words)

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