how to pronounce самбо


audio example by a male speaker

audio example by a female speaker

the above transcription of самбо 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.

самбо is pronounced in two syllables

press buttons with phonetic symbols to learn how to precisely pronounce each sound of самбо



example pitch curve for pronunciation of самбо


test your pronunciation of самбо

press the "test" button to check how closely you can replicate the pitch of a native speaker in your pronunciation of самбо

video examples of самбо pronunciation

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

“… сейчас же еще вот самбо тогда появились …”

meanings of самбо


  1. Sambo (martial art).
  2. Zambo.

самбо frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word самбо occurs in russian on average 2.2 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.

words that rhyme with самбо


Did this page help you?