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lang is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… dick und 5 mm lang wie die versteinerung …”

meanings of lang


  1. Long; lengthy (in space or time).
  2. Tall.
  3. Many (indicating the length of the time in total).


  1. Long, sprawled, stretched (physically).
  2. Alternative form of lange.


  1. Alternative form of entlang.
  2. For (temporal).


  1. A municipality of Styria, Austria.
  2. A surname, from nicknames​.


  1. Singular imperative of langen.

lang frequency in german - A1 level of CEFR

the word lang occurs in german on average 224 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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