how to pronounce heim


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the above transcription of heim 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.

heim is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… auto saß ich kam heim tür auf nur noch …”

meanings of heim


  1. Home.
  2. Hostel.
  3. Asylum.


  1. Home; always as a direction, thus never in the sense of at home.

heim frequency in german - B1 level of CEFR

the word heim occurs in german on average 39.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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