how to pronounce люди


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the above transcription of люди 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.

люди is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… близким к тому как люди ищут и маркиз …”

meanings of люди


  1. People, humans.
  2. Nominative plural of челове́к (čelovék).

люди frequency in russian - A1 level of CEFR

the word люди occurs in russian on average 523.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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