how to pronounce farbe


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the above transcription of farbe 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.

farbe is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… das sind in der farbe haben wenn sie …”

meanings of farbe


  1. Dye, colourant for hair.
  2. Suit (playing cards).
  3. Tincture.
  4. Paint.
  5. Colour; color.

farbe frequency in german - A2 level of CEFR

the word farbe occurs in german on average 95 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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