how to pronounce назвать


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назвать is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… им нужно не просто назвать аромат а если …”

meanings of назвать


  1. To call, to name (+instrumental case).
  2. To convene, to invite many people.

назвать frequency in russian - B1 level of CEFR

the word назвать occurs in russian on average 68.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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