how to pronounce geschehen

/ɡəˈʃeːən/

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The above transcription of geschehen 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.

geschehen is pronounced in three syllables

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ɡəʃən

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

“… und über das was geschehen ist das …”

meanings of geschehen

verb:

  1. To happen (to someone); to serve (someone).
  2. To occur; to happen.

noun:

  1. That is happening, that was happening.
  2. Events, happenings.

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