how to pronounce шайтан


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the above transcription of шайтан 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.

шайтан is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… имена одного озера шайтан азер …”

meanings of шайтан


  1. Shaitan, Satan.


  1. Shaitan, Satan; devil.

шайтан frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word шайтан occurs in russian on average 3.5 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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