how to pronounce trauen


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the above transcription of trauen 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.

trauen is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… machen zwar eine leasing trauen wir uns …”

meanings of trauen


  1. To dare.
  2. To trust.
  3. To marry.

trauen frequency in german - B2 level of CEFR

the word trauen occurs in german on average 16 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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