how to pronounce kiste


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the above transcription of kiste 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.

kiste is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… kracher die kiste so gut wie unbrauchbar …”

meanings of kiste


  1. Computer tower.
  2. Coffin wherein one is interred.
  3. Fundament, buttocks.
  4. Affair, matter.
  5. Old banger, hooptie.
  6. Chest, box.
  7. Television set.
  8. Bed, sleeping furniture.

kiste frequency in german - B2 level of CEFR

the word kiste occurs in german on average 20.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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