how to pronounce stein


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the above transcription of stein 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.

stein is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… und dann fällt ein domino stein nach dem …”

meanings of stein


  1. Stone, rock.
  2. Pit (core of a fruit).
  3. An old unit of weight.
  4. A beer stein.


  1. A topographic or occupational surname​.

stein frequency in german - B1 level of CEFR

the word stein occurs in german on average 36.7 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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