how to pronounce ober


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the above transcription of ober 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.

ober is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… der nennt man es ober shooter es läuft …”

meanings of ober


  1. Waiter (usually the head waiter, but sometimes any waiter).
  2. Over knave, queen.

ober frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word ober occurs in german on average 2.4 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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