how to pronounce зебра


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the above transcription of зебра 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.

зебра is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… ходите зебра один из самых говорят …”

meanings of зебра


  1. Zebra crossing (a pedestrian crosswalk).
  2. Zebra.

зебра frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word зебра occurs in russian on average 2.6 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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