Find the best Russian language lessons, classes, and instructors at HeyKiki and learn how to speak, read, and write in Russian. The Russian language is the 8th most widely spoken language in the world, in terms of native speakers (144 million or so); 4th, in terms of total speakers. It is one of the six official languages of the United Nations - Russia being one of its main founders - and is the official language of several countries, including Russia, of course. The Cyrillic alphabet is its main writing system and its signature oral distinction is the emphasis on loud and soft sounds. Find out more with Russian language lessons on HeyKiki!