how to pronounce haben

/ˈhaːbən/

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The above transcription of haben 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.

haben is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… Film, den wir im beginnenden Winter haben, der nicht da war, weil ich …”

meanings of haben

verb:

  1. To have (forms the perfect and past perfect tense).
  2. To get (to receive).
  3. To have (to be scheduled to attend).
  4. To have; to own (to possess, have ownership of; to possess a certain characteristic).
  5. To contain, be composed of, equal.
  6. There be, there is, there are.
  7. To make a fuss.
  8. To talk about.
  9. To be occupied with, to like, to be into.
  10. To have; to hold (to contain within itself/oneself).
  11. To have, get (to obtain, acquire).
  12. To have (to be afflicted with, suffer from).

noun:

  1. Credit.

words with pronunciation similar to haben

habehebengrabenhodenübenmahlenhebelhobelobenladen

words that rhyme with haben

grabenorchestergrabenvorhabentraben

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