дружина wife
Parts of speech

Nouns

дружина, gen. дружини - wife

 

Adjectives

одружений - married (for both genders)

дружинин, дружинина, дружинине - relating or pertaining to a wife

Adverbs

 

 

Verbs

одружитися (одружуватися) - to get married (for both genders)

 

 

Useful compounds
and collocations

 

Additional information

1. see also друг

2. дружина in ancient Rus' was the prince's personal guard

3. in the Ukrainian diaspora дружина also has the meaning team (usually for sport); the standard literary term is команда

Related words

подружжя - a married couple

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