how to pronounce übrigens


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the above transcription of übrigens 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.

übrigens is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of übrigens in a speech by a native speaker of standard german:

“… sonne und das ist übrigens das was am …”

meanings of übrigens


  1. By the way.

übrigens frequency in german - A1 level of CEFR

the word übrigens occurs in german on average 249.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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