how to pronounce полдень


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the above transcription of полдень 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.

полдень is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… когда все не исчезают в полдень снимали …”

meanings of полдень


  1. Noon, midday.
  2. Middle age.
  3. South.

полдень frequency in russian - C2 level of CEFR

the word полдень occurs in russian on average 4.7 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.

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