how to pronounce habe


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the above transcription of habe 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.

habe is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… hat wo man gesagt habe wenn 50 fälle pro …”

meanings of habe


  1. Singular imperative.
  2. First/third-person singular subjunctive I.
  3. First-person singular present.


  1. Belongings, possession.

habe frequency in german - A1 level of CEFR

the word habe occurs in german on average 2991.8 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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