how to pronounce merk


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the above transcription of merk 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.

merk is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… merkte merk deutsche merck gibt was …”

meanings of merk


  1. Mark, token, indicium.
  2. Water parsnip (Sium gen. et spp.).

merk frequency in german - C2 level of CEFR

the word merk occurs in german on average 4 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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