how to pronounce луна


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the above transcription of луна 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.

луна is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… далее то что делает луна несколько вот …”

meanings of луна


  1. Moon (any substantially sized natural satellite of a planet).
  2. Moon (the Moon, the satellite of planet Earth).


  1. The Moon (the only natural satellite of the Earth).

луна frequency in russian - C1 level of CEFR

the word луна occurs in russian on average 14.4 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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