how to pronounce grün


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the above transcription of grün 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.

grün is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… daten oder damit so links-grün was ist …”

meanings of grün


  1. Pertaining to a green party, such as Bündnis 90/Die Grünen in Germany.
  2. Unripe.
  3. Inexperienced, young.
  4. Green (in colour).
  5. Ecological, environment-friendly.


  1. Green (color).
  2. Vert; green in heraldry.
  3. Leaves, a suit in German playing cards.

grün frequency in german - B1 level of CEFR

the word grün occurs in german on average 47.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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