how to pronounce соня


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the above transcription of соня 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.

соня is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… друг другу и я соня я понял это …”

meanings of соня


  1. Dormouse.
  2. Sleepyhead.


  1. A diminutive, Sonya, of the female given names Со́фья or Софи́я.

соня frequency in russian - C2 level of CEFR

the word соня occurs in russian on average 7.5 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 соня


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