how to pronounce генерал


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the above transcription of генерал 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.

генерал is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… если какой-то w этом генерал который …”

meanings of генерал


  1. Syphilitic person.
  2. General.
  3. Syphilis.

генерал frequency in russian - C1 level of CEFR

the word генерал occurs in russian on average 10 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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