how to pronounce бумага


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the above transcription of бумага 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.

бумага is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… сейчас на камень ножницы бумага мы решим …”

meanings of бумага


  1. Document.
  2. Cotton wool.
  3. Paper.
  4. Hundred-ruble banknote.

бумага frequency in russian - A1 level of CEFR

the word бумага occurs in russian on average 145.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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