how to pronounce lexikon


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the above transcription of lexikon 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.

lexikon is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… das lexikon sagt dazu austausch oder …”

meanings of lexikon


  1. Reference book; a book, usually alphabetically ordered, in which definitions and facts can be looked up, such as an encyclopaedia, dictionary, etc.

lexikon frequency in german - C2 level of CEFR

the word lexikon occurs in german on average 2.7 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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