how to pronounce ein

/aɪ̯n/

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the above transcription of ein 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.

ein frequency in german - A1 level of CEFR

the word ein occurs in german on average 567.1 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.

ein is pronounced in one syllable

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aɪn

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

“… kann die studie hat ein auge auf hierzu …”

meanings of ein

numeral:

  1. One.

article:

  1. A, an.

adverb:

  1. Indicating (concrete or abstract/metaphorical) motion into something.

adjective:

  1. On.

words with pronunciation similar to ein

hainpeinneinseinrainbeinkeinalsmohnalb

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