how to pronounce трава


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the above transcription of трава 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.

трава is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… неправда это миф на него трава вообще не …”

meanings of трава


  1. Marijuana, weed (or any other vegetative drug; also травка).
  2. Herb.
  3. Weed.
  4. Grass.

трава frequency in russian - C1 level of CEFR

the word трава occurs in russian on average 9.8 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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