how to pronounce ding


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the above transcription of ding 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.

ding is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… ja ich muss das ding jetzt mal die haube …”

meanings of ding


  1. Thing; girl; boy (young person).
  2. Thing.
  3. Thing (historic Germanic council).

ding frequency in german - A2 level of CEFR

the word ding occurs in german on average 82.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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