how to pronounce предать


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the above transcription of предать 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.

предать is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… будто бы предать себя ведут свои какие …”

meanings of предать


  1. To betray.
  2. To expose, to subject, to commit, to hand over, to put.

предать frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word предать occurs in russian on average 3 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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