how to pronounce факел


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the above transcription of факел 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.

факел is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… сознания мы можем зажечь факел правды но …”

meanings of факел


  1. Torch (stick with flame at one end).
  2. Jet, tongue, flare.
  3. Flame body.

факел frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word факел occurs in russian on average 2 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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