how to pronounce кумир


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the above transcription of кумир 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.

кумир is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… ну ты кумир молодёжи ты должен как-то …”

meanings of кумир


  1. Beloved person.
  2. Idol, graven image.

кумир frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word кумир occurs in russian on average 1.6 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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