how to pronounce schädigen


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the above transcription of schädigen 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.

schädigen is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… und das gewebe direkt schädigen das ist …”

meanings of schädigen


  1. To damage, harm, hurt, injure.

schädigen frequency in german - C2 level of CEFR

the word schädigen occurs in german on average 2.6 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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