how to pronounce mahnen


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the above transcription of mahnen 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.

mahnen is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… auch ein mahnen wir müssen immer dran …”

meanings of mahnen


  1. To warn (someone) of (something) emphatically.
  2. To urge (someone) to do a specific, necessary task.
  3. To remind pressingly, admonish.
  4. To beg fervidly.

mahnen frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word mahnen occurs in german on average 1.1 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.

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