how to pronounce platz


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the above transcription of platz 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.

platz is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… eigentlich nach dem neuen platz wo sie …”

meanings of platz


  1. Place, location, site (in general).
  2. Place (rank in a competition).
  3. Court, field, pitch, course.
  4. Spot, place (position in a hierarchy or sequence).
  5. Space, room.
  6. Village; town; municipality.
  7. Circus.
  8. Square, plaza, piazza.
  9. Place, seat, spot, position (precise location someone or something occupies).


  1. Down! (command to lie down, especially for a dog).


  1. Singular imperative of platzen.

platz frequency in german - A1 level of CEFR

the word platz occurs in german on average 202.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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