how to pronounce geist


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the above transcription of geist 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.

geist is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… dazu und dann als geist immer es wieder …”

meanings of geist


  1. Ghost; spook.
  2. Essence.
  3. The Holy Spirit; Holy Ghost.
  4. Wit.
  5. Spirit.
  6. Mind.
  7. An alcoholic drink; a spirit.
  8. Spook.

geist frequency in german - B1 level of CEFR

the word geist occurs in german on average 59.9 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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