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чувак  [choo-VAK] (masculine noun) – dude, man, guy

А кто этот чувак? Ты его раньше здесь видел? = Who is that guy? Have you seen him here before?

У тебя что, чувак, совсем крыша поехала? =  Dude, are you nuts?

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Merry Christmas!

С Рождеством!  [S razh-des-TVOM] - Merry Christmas!

 

- С Рождеством! = Merry Christmas!

- Вас также! = Same to you!

 

Christmas = Рождество. The word "Рождество" comes from "рождаться" = to be born.

We also sometimes say "С Рождеством Христовым!", which literally means "(Congratulations) on the birth of Christ!"

Please, note that Russians officially celebrate Christmas on the 7th of January and not on the 25th of December because of the calendar change in 1917 that wasn't followed by the Russian Orthodox Church.

 

 

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