how to pronounce schwager


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the above transcription of schwager 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.

schwager is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… ihr schwager im dezember der …”

meanings of schwager


  1. Brother-in-law.
  2. In-law; a fairly distant relative by marriage.

schwager frequency in german - C2 level of CEFR

the word schwager occurs in german on average 4.2 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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