how to pronounce eltern


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the above transcription of eltern 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.

eltern is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… und dieses 14 zerf eltern mit 5730 …”

meanings of eltern


  1. Parents.

eltern frequency in german - A1 level of CEFR

the word eltern occurs in german on average 205 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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