how to pronounce fastnacht


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the above transcription of fastnacht 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.

fastnacht is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… wie diesen die fastnacht statt zu feiern …”

meanings of fastnacht


  1. Carnival.

fastnacht frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word fastnacht occurs in german on average 0.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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