how to pronounce рябина


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the above transcription of рябина 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.

рябина is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… принял реббе навкой рябина на коньяке …”

meanings of рябина


  1. Spot, blot, blemish, stain (of skin).
  2. Rowanberry.
  3. Mountain ash, rowan.

рябина frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word рябина occurs in russian on average 1.7 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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