how to pronounce rund


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the above transcription of rund 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.

rund is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… deutschland gibt es derzeit rund 30.000 …”

meanings of rund


  1. Circular.
  2. Spherical, globular, ball-shaped.
  3. Corpulent, thick.
  4. Round, rounded, similar as in English, especially:.
  5. Regular.


  1. Around.
  2. Roughly, approximately, about.


  1. Round.

rund frequency in german - A1 level of CEFR

the word rund occurs in german on average 121.4 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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