how to pronounce район


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the above transcription of район 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.

район is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… и сам зал и район ну в любом случае я …”

meanings of район


  1. Region, area.
  2. District.

район frequency in russian - B1 level of CEFR

the word район occurs in russian on average 48.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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