how to pronounce schlafen

/ˈʃlaːfn̩/

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The above transcription of schlafen 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.

schlafen is pronounced in two syllables

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ʃlfn

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

“… davon ab mich dran schlafen das hat auch …”

meanings of schlafen

verb:

  1. To sleep with; to have sex.
  2. To sleep on something; to wait and think before making a decision.
  3. To sleep.

words that rhyme with schlafen

durchschlafenausschlafen

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