how to pronounce ему


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the above transcription of ему 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.

ему is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… но за веду ли я ему по черному да нет …”

meanings of ему


  1. Dative of оно́ (onó).
  2. Dative of он (on).

ему frequency in russian - A1 level of CEFR

the word ему occurs in russian on average 646.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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