how to pronounce phänomen


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the above transcription of phänomen 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.

phänomen is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… uns ein ganz neues phänomen in der …”

meanings of phänomen


  1. Phenomenon.

phänomen frequency in german - B2 level of CEFR

the word phänomen occurs in german on average 20 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.

words that rhyme with phänomen


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