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Syllable Frequency: Russian (Русский)

On this page you can see two tables with the frequencies of the syllables of the Russian language. These lists were created with the syllable counter, which is integrated in the WordCreator. Basis of these frequency lists was a Russian text with 1,351,370 characters (210,844 words), which consisted of a good mix of different literary genres.

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Two-Party Syllables (Digrams)

In the following two tables, you can see the two-party syllables (digrams) in Russian. From the original text, 326,108 two-party syllables were extracted, in the table only two-party syllables with a probability of at least 0.75 % are shown. The first list is sorted alphabetically according to the syllables, the second list according to the frequencies of the syllables. Accordingly, the digrams ТО, СТ and НО are the most frequent occurring letter combinations in the Russian language.

LetterFrequency
АЛ0.97 %
АН0.80 %
БЫ0.85 %
ВЕ0.77 %
ВО0.89 %
ГО0.99 %
ДЕ0.77 %
ЕЛ0.84 %
ЕН1.22 %
ЕР1.00 %
ЕТ0.82 %
КА0.87 %
КО1.25 %
ЛА0.80 %
ЛИ1.12 %
ЛО0.76 %
ЛЬ0.76 %
НА1.42 %
НЕ1.23 %
НИ1.25 %
НО1.46 %
ОВ0.93 %
ОЛ0.99 %
ОН1.06 %
ОР0.79 %
ОС0.82 %
ОТ0.93 %
ПО1.16 %
ПР0.87 %
РА1.13 %
РЕ0.89 %
РО1.00 %
СТ1.55 %
ТА0.87 %
ТЕ0.75 %
ТО1.72 %
ТЬ0.89 %
LetterFrequency
ТО1.72 %
СТ1.55 %
НО1.46 %
НА1.42 %
КО1.25 %
НИ1.25 %
НЕ1.23 %
ЕН1.22 %
ПО1.16 %
РА1.13 %
ЛИ1.12 %
ОН1.06 %
ЕР1.00 %
РО1.00 %
ОЛ0.99 %
ГО0.99 %
АЛ0.97 %
ОТ0.93 %
ОВ0.93 %
ТЬ0.89 %
РЕ0.89 %
ВО0.89 %
ПР0.87 %
ТА0.87 %
КА0.87 %
БЫ0.85 %
ЕЛ0.84 %
ЕТ0.82 %
ОС0.82 %
АН0.80 %
ЛА0.80 %
ОР0.79 %
ВЕ0.77 %
ДЕ0.77 %
ЛЬ0.76 %
ЛО0.76 %
ТЕ0.75 %
 

Three-Party Syllables (Trigrams)

In the last two tables, you can see the three-party syllables (trigrams) of the Russian language. From the original text, 59,171 three-party syllables were extracted. In the table, only trigrams with a probability of at least 0.30 % are published. The first list is sorted by the syllables, the second list is ordered by the frequencies of the syllables. Accordingly, the trigrams БЫЛ, ЧТО and ЕНИ are the most frequent in the Russian language.

LetterFrequency
АТЬ0.42 %
БЫЛ0.66 %
ВЕР0.38 %
ЕГО0.42 %
ЕНИ0.46 %
ЕНН0.32 %
ЕСТ0.34 %
КАК0.30 %
ЛЬН0.31 %
ОВА0.31 %
ОГО0.37 %
ОЛЬ0.43 %
ОРО0.30 %
ОСТ0.45 %
ОТО0.33 %
ПРИ0.35 %
ПРО0.38 %
СТА0.35 %
СТВ0.38 %
ТОР0.34 %
ЧТО0.58 %
ЭТО0.36 %
LetterFrequency
БЫЛ0.66 %
ЧТО0.58 %
ЕНИ0.46 %
ОСТ0.45 %
ОЛЬ0.43 %
АТЬ0.42 %
ЕГО0.42 %
СТВ0.38 %
ПРО0.38 %
ВЕР0.38 %
ОГО0.37 %
ЭТО0.36 %
ПРИ0.35 %
СТА0.35 %
ТОР0.34 %
ЕСТ0.34 %
ОТО0.33 %
ЕНН0.32 %
ОВА0.31 %
ЛЬН0.31 %
ОРО0.30 %
КАК0.30 %
 

A list of Russian letter frequencies can be found here.

Usage Note

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