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|Russian to English translations [Non-PRO]|
|Russian term or phrase: poka|
|Poka is the russian. Can you explain its meaning for me,please?|
|English translation:can mean many different things|
1. for the time being, for the time present, meanwhile
а пока - or the moment, for now, for the present
пока что - in the meantime/meanwhile( тем временем ); for the time being, for the present/moment ( в настоящий момент ); so far, as yet, as now, up till now ( до сих пор )
пока еще - not for a while yet
пока! — so long!, (I'll) see you later, bye-bye
2. while; whilst
пока (не) — until, till
Пока человек живет, он надеется. — While there's life there's hope.
as long as, while
So as you see some context might help
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