how to pronounce genius


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the above transcription of genius 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.

genius is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… auftrag der verborgenen genius party in …”

meanings of genius


  1. Guardian spirit, genius.
  2. A genius (a person with genius).
  3. Genius (extraordinary mental capacity).

genius frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word genius occurs in german on average 1.2 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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