how to pronounce лоб


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the above transcription of лоб 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.

лоб is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… сестра попасть даже лоб и держался …”

meanings of лоб


  1. Forehead.

лоб frequency in russian - C1 level of CEFR

the word лоб occurs in russian on average 12.3 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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