The Singular of Possessive Pronouns

Притяжательные местоимения (ед.ч.)


They indicate belonging. The pronouns of the 1st and 2nd persons take the gender,

the number and the case of the nouns they qualify.

The possessive pronouns of the 3rd person его, её and их  take the gender and the number of the noun

which designate the owner of the object and do not change in case.

The possessive pronouns answer the questions чей? чья? чьё? (whose?)


Masculine Feminine Neuter Whose?
чей? - whose? чья? - whose?

чьё? - whose?

мой дом

my house

моя комната

my room

моё окно

my window

my (mine)

твой дом

your house

твоя комната

your room

твоё окно

your window


его/её  for all the genders and numbers:

его/её дом,  комната, окно

his/her house, room, window




наш дом

our house

наша комната

our room

наше окно

our window


ваш дом

your house

ваша комната

your room

ваше окно

your window


их  for all the genders and numbers:

их дом,  их комната, их окно

their house, room, window