how to pronounce entstehen


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the above transcription of entstehen 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.

entstehen is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… aus dem zwang entstehen und wie erlebst …”

meanings of entstehen


  1. To come into being.
  2. To develop.
  3. To arise.

entstehen frequency in german - B1 level of CEFR

the word entstehen occurs in german on average 44.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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