how to pronounce russ


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the above transcription of russ is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

russ is pronounced in one syllable

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An example use of russ in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… those the fifties years Russ walks us …”

meanings of russ


  1. A surname​.
  2. The Russian language.
  3. A diminutive of the male given name Russell.


  1. Of or relating to the Russians.


  1. A Russian.

russ frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word russ occurs in english on average 3.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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