how to pronounce сан


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the above transcription of сан 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.

сан is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… управлении полиции сан-паулу сообщили …”

meanings of сан


  1. Dignity.

сан frequency in russian - C1 level of CEFR

the word сан occurs in russian on average 15.2 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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