how to pronounce губа


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the above transcription of губа 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.

губа is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… свят примочку стреляет губа юбку и вот я …”

meanings of губа


  1. Stockade (prison).
  2. Lip.
  3. Bay, inlet.
  4. Detention in a stockade (as a punishment).
  5. Polypore, sponge.

губа frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word губа occurs in russian on average 0.8 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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