how to pronounce hanse


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the above transcription of hanse 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.

hanse is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… das hanse center im landkreis rostock …”

meanings of hanse


  1. A kind of commercial, and sometimes military, confederation of cities in the later Middle Ages; in particular the Hanseatic League of northern Germany.
  2. Any similar confederation based first and foremost on commercial interests.

hanse frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word hanse occurs in german on average 0.5 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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