how to pronounce jungfrau


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jungfrau is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… kann aber selbst die jungfrau heißt axel …”

meanings of jungfrau


  1. Maiden (young woman).
  2. Virgin (person, especially female, who has never had sexual intercourse).
  3. Virgo (a constellation and an astrological sign).

jungfrau frequency in german - C1 level of CEFR

the word jungfrau occurs in german on average 6.9 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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