how to pronounce ordnung


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the above transcription of ordnung 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.

ordnung is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… das ist ganz in ordnung aber soviel ich …”

meanings of ordnung


  1. Classification, order, array.
  2. Tidiness, orderliness.
  3. Arrangement, regulation.
  4. Ordnung (Amish rules of living).
  5. Class, rank, succession, series.

ordnung frequency in german - A2 level of CEFR

the word ordnung occurs in german on average 74.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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