how to pronounce сиять


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the above transcription of сиять 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.

сиять is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… слияния и одна группа после сиять нас 9 …”

meanings of сиять


  1. To shine, to beam.
  2. To shine, to be resplendent.
  3. To shine, to beam, to be radiant.

сиять frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word сиять occurs in russian on average 0.9 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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