how to pronounce потом


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the above transcription of потом 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.

потом is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… я не помню чтобы потом вышел основы …”

meanings of потом


  1. Then.
  2. Later.
  3. Afterwards, afterward, after that.


  1. Instrumental singular of пот (pot).

потом frequency in russian - A1 level of CEFR

the word потом occurs in russian on average 836.8 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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