Russian National Anthem Lyrics

“Gosudarstvenny Gimn Rossiyskoy Federatsii” is the national anthem of Russia and the Russian national anthem lyrics were written by Sergey Mikhalkov and the music to the Russian national anthem was composed by Alexander Vasilyevich Alexandrov.

The National Anthem Lyrics for Russia

“Gosudarstvenny Gimn Rossiyskoy Federatsii” was officially adopted as the national anthem of Russia in the year of 2000.

Russian National Anthem Lyrics in Russian (Cyrillic Script)

1. Россия – священная наша держава,
Россия – любимая наша страна.
Могучая воля, великая слава –
Твое достоянье на все времена!

Славься, Отечество наше свободное,
Братских народов союз вековой,
Предками данная мудрость народная!
Славься, страна! Мы гордимся тобой!

2. От южных морей до полярного края
Раскинулись наши леса и поля.
Одна ты на свете! Одна ты такая –
Хранимая Богом родная земля!


3. Широкий простор для мечты и для жизни
Грядущие нам открывают года.
Нам силу дает наша верность Отчизне.
Так было, так есть и так будет всегда!


Russian National Anthem Lyrics in Russian (Romanization)

Russian National Anthem Lyrics in Russian (Romanization)

1. Rossiya — svyashchennaya nasha derzhava,
Rossiya — lyubimaya nasha strana.
Moguchaya volya, velikaya slava —
Tvoyo dostoyanye na vse vremena!

Slav’sya, Otechestvo nashe svobodnoye,
Bratskikh narodov soyuz vekovoy,
Predkami dannaya mudrost narodnaya!
Slav’sya, strana! My gordimsya toboy!

2. Ot yuzhnykh morey do polyarnogo kraya
Raskinulis’ nashi lesa i polya.
Odna ty na svete! Odna ty takaya —
Khranimaya Bogom rodnaya zemlya!


3. Shirokiy prostor dlya mechty i dlya zhizni.
Gryadushchiye nam otkryvayut goda.
Nam silu dayot nasha vernost’ Otchizne.
Tak bylo, tak yest’ i tak budet vsegda!


Russian National Anthem Lyrics Meaning in English

1. Russia – our sacred stronghold,
Russia – our beloved country.
A mighty will, a great glory
Are your heritage for all times!

Be glorious, our free Motherland,
Ancient union of brotherly peoples,
Ancestor given wisdom of the people!
Be glorious, country! We take pride in you!

2. From the southern seas to the polar region
Spread our forests and our fields.
You are one in the world! You are one of a kind,
Native land protected by God!


3. A broad expanse for dreams and for lives
Is opened to us by the coming years.
Our faith in our Motherland gives us strength.
So it was, so it is, and so it will always be!

Russian National Anthem Lyrics

When is Russian National Anthem Played or Sung?

National anthem of Russia is normally played or sung during national holidays, specifically on the independence day events in Russia. It is also performed throughout cultural and other celebrations in Russia, usually marking off the beginning or the end of such festivals.

National anthem of Russia is also frequently carried out in worldwide sporting events, such as the Olympic Games as well school sport events.

What is the importance of Russian National Anthem in Russia?

The national anthem of Russia, like other nationwide signs of Russia, represents the tradition, past history, and faiths of Russia and its citizens. It helps stimulate sensations of patriotism amongst the Russian individuals and advises them of their Russia’s splendor, charm, and rich heritage.

It also assists unite the people of Russia by one single song or music. Throughout the performance of the Russian national anthem, citizens of Russia, despite their ethnic differences, rise up in unison and listen diligently or sing the song with great determination.

Sports men and women from Russia also feel an excellent moment of honor when they get a medal at a global sporting event while Russia’s national anthem is played in the background. It gives them a feeling of having actually made their country proud. Students who listen to the national anthem of Russia in schools are taught to respect their country and develop a feeling of unity amongst themselves.