how to pronounce nachname


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the above transcription of nachname 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.

nachname is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… mein nachname kannst du also das wäre …”

meanings of nachname


  1. Last name; surname.

nachname frequency in german - C2 level of CEFR

the word nachname occurs in german on average 2.6 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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