how to pronounce крепость


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the above transcription of крепость 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.

крепость is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… давид жеребцов крепость отправился отряд …”

meanings of крепость


  1. Heartiness.
  2. Strength, stoutness.
  3. Hardiness, fastness, tenacity.
  4. Stronghold, fortress, citadel, bastion, presidio.
  5. Deed.
  6. Firmness, body, hardness.

крепость frequency in russian - C1 level of CEFR

the word крепость occurs in russian on average 12.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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