Learning the alphabet is the first step to learning the Russian language. The great thing about Russian is that almost all words can be sounded out as they are written

The Russian alphabet is also known as the Cyrillic alphabet. There are 33 letters in the Russian alphabet. 10 vowels, 1 semivowel, 20 consonants, and 2 pronunciation signs.  Russian alphabet looks like:

 А Б В Г Д Е Ё Ж З И Й К Л М Н О П Р С Т У Ф Х Ц Ч Ш Щ Ъ Ы Ь Э Ю Я

Russian Keyboard Arrangement

Type in Russian using the standard Russian keyboard layout ЙЦУКЕН.

Russian Alphabet

Printable Russian Alphabet Poster with Words and Images Examples