how to pronounce ampel


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the above transcription of ampel 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.

ampel is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… eu regelung für die ampel gibt solange …”

meanings of ampel


  1. Coalition consisting of the SPD, FDP, and the Green Party (derived from the colors red, yellow and green representing these parties).
  2. Traffic light.
  3. Container (e.g. for a plant) which hangs from the ceiling.
  4. Lamp which hangs from the ceiling.

ampel frequency in german - C1 level of CEFR

the word ampel occurs in german on average 9.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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