how to pronounce braun


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the above transcription of braun 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.

braun is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… wo irgendwas braun und aromatisch wird …”

meanings of braun


  1. Of the political right, especially the far right.
  2. Brown.
  3. Tan (skin, due to sun exposure).
  4. Of the Nazi party and organisations (due to the brown SA uniform).


  1. Brown (color).


  1. A common surname​. Cognate with English Brown.

braun frequency in german - B2 level of CEFR

the word braun occurs in german on average 22.3 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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