how to pronounce спутник


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the above transcription of спутник 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.

спутник is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… какой-нибудь есть этот спутник и еще что …”

meanings of спутник


  1. An artificial satellite of a planet or moon, sputnik.
  2. A fellow traveller; companion.
  3. Satellite, moon (a natural satellite of a planet).

спутник frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word спутник occurs in russian on average 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.

words that rhyme with спутник


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