how to pronounce päckchen


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the above transcription of päckchen 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.

päckchen is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… lag hier ein päckchen mit lach gummi ist …”

meanings of päckchen


  1. Packet, pack, package.
  2. Small parcel.
  3. A specific type of small parcel with a defined maximum weight and size.

päckchen frequency in german - B2 level of CEFR

the word päckchen occurs in german on average 23.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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