how to pronounce holen


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the above transcription of holen 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.

holen is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… anlauf ihn nach mainz zu holen begrüßen …”

meanings of holen


  1. To get (to acquire, buy).
  2. To (go) get, to fetch (to go somewhere and take something).

holen frequency in german - A2 level of CEFR

the word holen occurs in german on average 67.9 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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