how to pronounce гном


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the above transcription of гном 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.

гном is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… помер или не гном которого лучше …”

meanings of гном


  1. A dwarf.
  2. A gnome.
  3. Synonym of ка́рлик (kárlik, “gnome").

гном frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word гном occurs in russian on average 2.5 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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