how to pronounce gegen


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the above transcription of gegen 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.

gegen is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… mir das zu wenig gegen die kappe und das …”

meanings of gegen


  1. Against.

gegen frequency in german - A1 level of CEFR

the word gegen occurs in german on average 726.2 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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