how to pronounce sau


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the above transcription of sau 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.

sau is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… ulrich cell die arme sau mein leben lang …”

meanings of sau


  1. Pig (male or female).
  2. Sow, female pig.
  3. A dislikable or unethical person.

sau frequency in german - B2 level of CEFR

the word sau occurs in german on average 17 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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