how to pronounce schaden


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the above transcription of schaden 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.

schaden is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… das heißt also dieser schaden ist sich …”

meanings of schaden


  1. Damage; harm.
  2. Mental problem (in the sense of “crazy").


  1. To damage, to harm, to hurt.
  2. To hurt, to be harmful.

schaden frequency in german - B1 level of CEFR

the word schaden occurs in german on average 46.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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