how to pronounce aufgang


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the above transcription of aufgang 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.

aufgang is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… oder aufgang eine woche was den großen …”

meanings of aufgang


  1. Stairs (going upwards).
  2. Ascent, rise.

aufgang frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word aufgang occurs in german on average 0.8 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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