how to pronounce obliegen


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the above transcription of obliegen 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.

obliegen is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… urteil obliegen dem jahr das ist weder …”

meanings of obliegen


  1. To be incumbent upon (someone), to be (someone's) responsibility.

obliegen frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word obliegen occurs in german on average 0.1 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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