how to pronounce прима


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the above transcription of прима 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.

прима is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… нажимаете здесь прямой прима оплатить …”

meanings of прима


  1. Principal female soloist.
  2. Tonic, unison interval.

прима frequency in russian - C2 level of CEFR

the word прима occurs in russian on average 6.9 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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