how to pronounce horst


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the above transcription of horst 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.

horst is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… der bund hat horst seehofer meine volle …”

meanings of horst


  1. Bush; thicket; small forest.
  2. The nest of a bird of prey, an eyrie.
  3. Loser; nerd; idiot.
  4. Horst.
  5. Military airport; air force base.


  1. A male given name.

horst frequency in german - C1 level of CEFR

the word horst occurs in german on average 11.8 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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