how to pronounce железо


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the above transcription of железо 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.

железо is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… остатки вот это железо на котором я …”

meanings of железо


  1. Iron.
  2. Hardware.
  3. Any iron-like metal.

железо frequency in russian - C2 level of CEFR

the word железо occurs in russian on average 6.1 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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