how to pronounce стая


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the above transcription of стая 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.

стая is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… и пункт как своя стая да то есть …”

meanings of стая


  1. Flock, herd, pack, troop.

стая frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word стая occurs in russian on average 2.8 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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