how to pronounce rune


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the above transcription of rune 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.

rune is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… wenn der däne rune hier die promotion …”

meanings of rune


  1. A letter, or character, belonging to the written language of various ancient Germanic peoples, especially the Scandinavians and the Anglo-Saxons.

rune frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word rune occurs in german on average 0.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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