how to pronounce дубина


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the above transcription of дубина 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.

дубина is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… завоевателем они подняли дубина народной …”

meanings of дубина


  1. Club (weapon).
  2. Fool.

дубина frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word дубина occurs in russian on average 0.7 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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