a native or inhabitant of Russia
a member of a Slavic people, the dominant ethnic group in the Russian Federation
, whose historical homeland lies along the upper Volga and Oka rivers and adjacent areas.
the Slavic language of this people, written in the Cyrillic alphabet: the official language of Russia
or the Russian Federation
Origin: 1530–40; Related forms
< Medieval Latin Russiānus.
anti-Russian, adjective, noun
non-Russian, adjective, noun
pro-Russian, adjective, noun
pseudo-Russian, adjective, noun
semi-Russian, adjective, noun