how to pronounce hockey


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the above transcription of hockey 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.

hockey is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… pathologin fiorella belp hockey die an …”

meanings of hockey


  1. Field hockey.
  2. Hockey (family of sports).

hockey frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word hockey occurs in german on average 1.2 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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