how to pronounce jäger


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the above transcription of jäger 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.

jäger is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… kirche selber jäger köpfe oder was auch …”

meanings of jäger


  1. Light infantry.
  2. Hunter (male or of unspecified sex).
  3. Fighter.


  1. An occupational surname​.

jäger frequency in german - C1 level of CEFR

the word jäger occurs in german on average 9.7 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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