how to pronounce brücke


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the above transcription of brücke 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.

brücke is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… eine brücke zwischen den kaffeebauern in …”

meanings of brücke


  1. Bridge.
  2. The bridge pattern.
  3. Pons (in the brain, "bridging" the brain stem with the rest of the brain).

brücke frequency in german - B2 level of CEFR

the word brücke occurs in german on average 20 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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