how to pronounce месяц


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the above transcription of месяц 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.

месяц is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… они меня не дергают месяц и я как …”

meanings of месяц


  1. Moon (the Earth's only permanent natural satellite, including a full moon).
  2. Month.
  3. Used in the expression.
  4. Moon (in modern Russian usually referring to a crescent or a gibbous moon, but not a full moon).

месяц frequency in russian - A1 level of CEFR

the word месяц occurs in russian on average 171.9 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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