how to pronounce папаша


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the above transcription of папаша 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.

папаша is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… от папаша очень боялся ехать знакомиться …”

meanings of папаша


  1. Familiar term of address for an (elderly) man.
  2. Same as (папа) dad.

папаша frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word папаша occurs in russian on average 1.2 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

words that rhyme with папаша


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