how to pronounce баллон


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the above transcription of баллон 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.

баллон is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of баллон in a speech by a native speaker of standard russian:

“… учат надо другой баллон и все они так …”

meanings of баллон


  1. Envelope (of a balloon).
  2. Inner tube (of a tire).
  3. Large jar, carboy.
  4. Cylinder (of compressed gas).

баллон frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word баллон occurs in russian on average 1.3 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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