how to pronounce nur


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the above transcription of nur 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.

nur is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… ja ja ja ja immer nur das müssen wir das …”

meanings of nur


  1. Only, just, merely, simply.
  2. Ever; at all.
  3. However, though.


  1. But.

nur frequency in german - A1 level of CEFR

the word nur occurs in german on average 3761.6 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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