how to pronounce überkommen


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the above transcription of überkommen 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.

überkommen is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… nach harry potter sie überkommen das …”

meanings of überkommen


  1. To inherit.
  2. To overcome; to overwhelm.
  3. To travel and arrive.
  4. To overcome; to conquer; to seize.

überkommen frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word überkommen occurs in german on average 0.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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