how to pronounce печь


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the above transcription of печь 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.

печь is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… упечь он дал нам эту печь и собак в …”

meanings of печь


  1. Furnace.
  2. Oven.
  3. Kiln.
  4. Stove.


  1. To scorch (said of the sun).
  2. To bake.

печь frequency in russian - C1 level of CEFR

the word печь occurs in russian on average 19.7 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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