how to pronounce слеза


audio example by a male speaker

audio example by a female speaker

the above transcription of слеза 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.

слеза is pronounced in two syllables

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

example pitch curve for pronunciation of слеза


test your pronunciation of слеза

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

video examples of слеза pronunciation

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

“… человеку не берусь слеза скупая …”

meanings of слеза


  1. Tear (a drop of liquid from the eyes).

слеза frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word слеза occurs in russian on average 2.4 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.

Did this page help you?