how to pronounce старший


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старший is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… среди нас она же старший флорист полина …”

meanings of старший


  1. Eldest, oldest.
  2. First (lieutenant).
  3. Higher, highest.
  4. Senior (suffix used for names of elders).
  5. Elder, older, senior.


  1. Foreman.
  2. Chief, man in charge.

старший frequency in russian - B2 level of CEFR

the word старший occurs in russian on average 22.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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