how to pronounce schweinehund


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schweinehund is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… den schweinehund aufrüsten …”

meanings of schweinehund


  1. Bastard.
  2. The working dog of a swine-herd.

schweinehund frequency in german - C2 level of CEFR

the word schweinehund occurs in german on average 4.6 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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