how to pronounce hallo


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the above transcription of hallo 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.

hallo is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… des sees die explosion hallo applaus …”

meanings of hallo


  1. Hello (a general greeting used when meeting somebody).


  1. Hello.

hallo frequency in german - A2 level of CEFR

the word hallo occurs in german on average 81.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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