how to pronounce mafia


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the above transcription of mafia 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.

mafia is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… also mit der japanischen mafia also das …”

meanings of mafia


  1. Mafia.

mafia frequency in german - C2 level of CEFR

the word mafia occurs in german on average 5.1 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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