how to pronounce kiel

/kiːl/

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the above transcription of kiel 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.

kiel frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word kiel occurs in german on average 2.1 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.

kiel is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… noch die letzte strecke nach kiel fahren …”

meanings of kiel

noun:

  1. Quill (shaft of a feather).
  2. Keel (beam at the underside of a ship).

name:

  1. Kiel (a city in northern Germany).

words with pronunciation similar to kiel

kohlvielballkalbkillerpikkloniettooldill

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