how to pronounce mittel


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the above transcription of mittel 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.

mittel is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… zu brechen und das mittel der wahl das …”

meanings of mittel


  1. Medicament, remedy.
  2. Median.
  3. The middle of the 7 traditional sizes of German type, between Cicero and Tertia, standardized as 14 point and taken as roughly equivalent to "English" type.
  4. Means.
  5. Funds, capital.
  6. Agent, appliance.


  1. Average, middling.
  2. Middle, in the middle.

mittel frequency in german - B1 level of CEFR

the word mittel occurs in german on average 53.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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