how to pronounce streifen


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the above transcription of streifen 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.

streifen is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… ganze reihe von streifen im einsatz kein …”

meanings of streifen


  1. Tape.
  2. Stripe.
  3. Zone.
  4. Streak.
  5. Strip.
  6. Band.
  7. Film.


  1. To brush, to range.
  2. To swipe something.

streifen frequency in german - B2 level of CEFR

the word streifen occurs in german on average 29.9 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.

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