Results 1 to 3 of 3

Thread: Матвиенко's nickname

  1. #1
    Завсегдатай
    Join Date
    Oct 2005
    Location
    Serving Polonium-flavoured Sake at a London Japanese Restaurant
    Posts
    2,662
    Rep Power
    12

    Матвиенко's nickname

    OK, very odd question, but here it goes:

    I'm trying to find out what the governor of St. Petersburg -- Валентина Матвиенко's nickname is -- something to do with a stove or the word плита I think?
    Заранее благодарю всех за исправление ошибок в моём русском.

  2. #2
    Завсегдатай mishau_'s Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2005
    Location
    Ордынская Московия
    Posts
    2,451
    Rep Power
    12
    Вот здесь есть

    http://www.scandaly.ru/print/news1519.html

    ВАЛЬКА-СТОПКА, ВАЛЬКА-РАСКЛАДУШКА, ВАЛЬКА-КРАСНЫЕ ТРУСЫ
    English Edition

    В обычных странах церковь отделена от государства, а в России - от Бога.

  3. #3
    Завсегдатай
    Join Date
    Oct 2005
    Location
    Serving Polonium-flavoured Sake at a London Japanese Restaurant
    Posts
    2,662
    Rep Power
    12
    Perhaps it was Стопка I heard. Thanks!
    Заранее благодарю всех за исправление ошибок в моём русском.

Similar Threads

  1. Valentina - Diminutive/familiar/nickname & meaning?
    By rockzmom in forum Russian Names
    Replies: 16
    Last Post: November 29th, 2008, 01:38 AM
  2. nickname etymology
    By vox05 in forum General Discussion
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: January 13th, 2008, 12:57 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  


Russian Lessons                           

Russian Tests and Quizzes            

Russian Vocabulary