how to pronounce gelassenheit


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the above transcription of gelassenheit 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.

gelassenheit is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… er bemüht sich um gelassenheit aber …”

meanings of gelassenheit


  1. Serenity, calm, tranquillity, repose.
  2. Poise, equanimity.

gelassenheit frequency in german - C1 level of CEFR

the word gelassenheit occurs in german on average 6.7 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 gelassenheit


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