how to pronounce erscheinung


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erscheinung is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… regel eine rand erscheinung weil sie …”

meanings of erscheinung


  1. Apparition, vision (act or instance of becoming perceptible, especially of something transcendent).
  2. Appearance (way of being perceived by others).
  3. Phenomenon (something that happens widely or repeatedly).
  4. Emergence, occurrence (act of happening, of becoming real or palpable).

erscheinung frequency in german - C1 level of CEFR

the word erscheinung occurs in german on average 11 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 erscheinung


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