how to pronounce звезда


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the above transcription of звезда 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.

звезда is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… своих знает то есть красная звезда и в …”

meanings of звезда


  1. Star (celestial body).
  2. Star (geometric shape).
  3. Spider.
  4. Star (celebrity).

звезда frequency in russian - B2 level of CEFR

the word звезда occurs in russian on average 23.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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