how to pronounce erfindung


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the above transcription of erfindung 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.

erfindung is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… bitte für eine coole erfindung jetzt mal …”

meanings of erfindung


  1. Invention.
  2. Fabrication.

erfindung frequency in german - C1 level of CEFR

the word erfindung occurs in german on average 12.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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