how to pronounce grünkohl


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grünkohl is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… senf dafür der grünkohl wird mit cent …”

meanings of grünkohl


  1. Short for Grünkohleintopf (“kale stew"), a popular winter dish, traditional especially in northern Germany, eaten with potatoes and sausage.
  2. Kale (Brassica oleracea convar. acephala var. sabellica).

grünkohl frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word grünkohl occurs in german on average 2.2 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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