how to pronounce bursche


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the above transcription of bursche 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.

bursche is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… irgendwann sagt dieser bursche werde ich …”

meanings of bursche


  1. Boy, young man.
  2. Student.

bursche frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word bursche occurs in german 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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