how to pronounce strafe


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the above transcription of strafe 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.

strafe is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… drakonische strafe und dann gab es quasi …”

meanings of strafe


  1. Punishment.
  2. Penalty.
  3. Fine.


  1. First-person singular and imperative of strafen.

strafe frequency in german - B2 level of CEFR

the word strafe occurs in german on average 20.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

words that rhyme with strafe


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