how to pronounce unter


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the above transcription of unter 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.

unter is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… ist ein vages stück unter der regie von …”

meanings of unter


  1. Below.
  2. Among, between.
  3. During.
  4. Under.
  5. With; along with; accompanied by an action (often concessive).


  1. Jack, knave (playing card).

unter frequency in german - A1 level of CEFR

the word unter occurs in german on average 884.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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