how to pronounce herrchen


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the above transcription of herrchen 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.

herrchen is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… meinen süßen katzen herrchen mit man …”

meanings of herrchen


  1. Master, owner (of a dog).

herrchen frequency in german - C2 level of CEFR

the word herrchen occurs in german on average 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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