how to pronounce яйцо


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the above transcription of яйцо 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.

яйцо is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… борис они короче яйцо на уже были случаи …”

meanings of яйцо


  1. Testicle, ball, nut, nad, gonad.
  2. Egg.
  3. Ovum.

яйцо frequency in russian - B2 level of CEFR

the word яйцо occurs in russian on average 33.4 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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