how to pronounce град


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the above transcription of град 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.

град is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… грабили же два дня весь град и не было …”

meanings of град


  1. Town, city, used as a common city name suffix.
  2. Volley, shower.
  3. Hail.

град frequency in russian - C2 level of CEFR

the word град occurs in russian on average 5.4 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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