how to pronounce grund


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the above transcription of grund 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.

grund is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… dir was wohl der grund sein mag dass du …”

meanings of grund


  1. Ground, land (usually in its capacity of being someone's property).
  2. Reason; motive.
  3. Bottom (of a container or a body of water).

grund frequency in german - A1 level of CEFR

the word grund occurs in german on average 206.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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