how to pronounce bestimmung


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bestimmung is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… wir wieder ihrer bestimmung einen großen …”

meanings of bestimmung


  1. Appointment, designation.
  2. Determination (act of determining or measuring).
  3. Provision (clause in a statute providing for a particular matter; a specific rule that arises from the lexical content of a statute).
  4. Modifier; attribute (of a noun); complement (of a verb).
  5. Regulation.
  6. Destination (intended purpose).

bestimmung frequency in german - C1 level of CEFR

the word bestimmung occurs in german on average 7.7 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.

words that rhyme with bestimmung


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