how to pronounce herrschen


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the above transcription of herrschen 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.

herrschen is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… diskutanten konsens zu herrschen dass …”

meanings of herrschen


  1. To rule, to reign, to have dominion.
  2. To prevail, to dominate.

herrschen frequency in german - C1 level of CEFR

the word herrschen occurs in german on average 8.8 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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