how to pronounce leider


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the above transcription of leider 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.

leider is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… und die grafe dies leider auf den ersten …”

meanings of leider


  1. Unfortunately.


  1. Sufferer.

leider frequency in german - A1 level of CEFR

the word leider occurs in german on average 535.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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