how to pronounce kelle


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the above transcription of kelle 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.

kelle is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… es war so ein keller so eine kelle halle …”

meanings of kelle


  1. Traffic paddle (Paddle-shaped signalling device used by police, traffic wardens, airport ground staff etc.).
  2. Ladle (kitchen utensil).
  3. Trowel (as used by builders).

kelle frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word kelle occurs in german on average 1.4 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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