how to pronounce кошка


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the above transcription of кошка 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.

кошка is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… кабаева быть такой кошка как ирина …”

meanings of кошка


  1. Spit, bar.
  2. Cat-o'-nine-tails.
  3. Cat.
  4. Car, trolley, carriage.
  5. Climbing irons, climbing grapplers.
  6. Grapnel, drag.
  7. Grapple fork.

кошка frequency in russian - B2 level of CEFR

the word кошка occurs in russian on average 30.1 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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