how to pronounce пятак


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the above transcription of пятак 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.

пятак is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… есть сколько версия на пятак можно …”

meanings of пятак


  1. Five-kopeck coin.
  2. Five roubles, five dollars, etc.
  3. Muzzle, mug (face); schnozzle, conk, honker, schnoz, snoot (nose).

пятак frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word пятак occurs in russian on average 0.7 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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