how to pronounce dorf


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the above transcription of dorf 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.

dorf is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… jetzt ich glaube das dorf dass dieser …”

meanings of dorf


  1. Village (rural habitation of size between a hamlet and a town).
  2. Backwater (remote place; somewhere that remains unaffected by new events, progresses, ideas, etc.).

dorf frequency in german - B1 level of CEFR

the word dorf occurs in german on average 45.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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