how to pronounce колпак


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the above transcription of колпак 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.

колпак is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… вы видите что у него колпак такой был …”

meanings of колпак


  1. High-crowned cap: cook cap, kalpak, fool's cap, nightcap etc.

колпак frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word колпак 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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