how to pronounce recht


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the above transcription of recht 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.

recht is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… ist der ist nur zu recht der ist nur zu …”

meanings of recht


  1. Proper, correct.
  2. Just, lawful.
  3. True, real.
  4. Right (direction).


  1. Exactly.
  2. Well, right.
  3. Very, quite, rather, pretty, fairly.


  1. The law.
  2. A title, claim.
  3. A right, privilege.

recht frequency in german - A1 level of CEFR

the word recht occurs in german on average 493.6 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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