how to pronounce hauptfigur


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the above transcription of hauptfigur 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.

hauptfigur is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… nachgeborene als hauptfigur zu wählen …”

meanings of hauptfigur


  1. Protagonist (main character in a literary work or drama).

hauptfigur frequency in german - C1 level of CEFR

the word hauptfigur occurs in german on average 6.4 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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