how to pronounce wer

/veːʁ/

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The above transcription of wer 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.

wer is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… mathe war als ich wer zur hölle ist dann …”

meanings of wer

pronoun:

  1. Somebody, someone; anybody, anyone (an unspecified person).
  2. What, which (one) (see usage notes).
  3. Whoever, he who, someone who, the person who, anyone who (whatever person or persons).
  4. Who (what person or people).

words with pronunciation similar to wer

derwurfwärewurmherdwegverbwarewerkwir

words that rhyme with wer

transferpolymerspeerder

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