how to pronounce княгиня


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княгиня is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… была великая княгиня елена павловна я …”

meanings of княгиня


  1. Princess (the prince's consort), duchess.
  2. Daughter.
  3. Bride in old wedding rituals.

княгиня frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word княгиня occurs in russian on average 3.1 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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