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Pronunciation: /əv; stressed ɒv/

Translation of of in German:

prep.

  • von; (indicating material, substance) aus articles of clothing Kleidungsstücke a friend of mine ein Freund von mir where's that pencil of mine? wo ist mein Bleistift? it was clever of you to do that es war klug von dir, das zu tun the approval of sb jmds. Zustimmung the works of Shakespeare Shakespeares Werke be made of … aus … [hergestellt] sein the fifth of January der fünfte Januar his love of his father seine Liebe zu seinem Vater person of extreme views Mensch mit extremen Ansichten a boy of 14 years ein vierzehnjähriger Junge the five of us wir fünf

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Word of the day orthoepy
Pronunciation: ôrˈTHōəpē
noun
the correct or accepted pronunciation of words