how to pronounce glühbirne


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the above transcription of glühbirne 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.

glühbirne is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… eine um eine glühbirne gefunden wir …”

meanings of glühbirne


  1. Light bulb (lamp consisting of a glass bulb with a heated filament, or similar lighting article).

glühbirne frequency in german - C2 level of CEFR

the word glühbirne occurs in german on average 2.9 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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