how to pronounce glückwunsch


audio example by a male speaker

audio example by a female speaker

the above transcription of glückwunsch 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.

glückwunsch is pronounced in two syllables

press buttons with phonetic symbols to learn how to precisely pronounce each sound of glückwunsch

example pitch curve for pronunciation of glückwunsch


test your pronunciation of glückwunsch

press the "test" button to check how closely you can replicate the pitch of a native speaker in your pronunciation of glückwunsch

video examples of glückwunsch pronunciation

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

“… werden sollte herzlichen glückwunsch sie …”

meanings of glückwunsch


  1. Congratulation.

glückwunsch frequency in german - B2 level of CEFR

the word glückwunsch occurs in german on average 16 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

Did this page help you?