how to pronounce schelm


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the above transcription of schelm 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.

schelm is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… ein schelm wer böses dabei denkt ja da …”

meanings of schelm


  1. Imp, rogue, prankster.

schelm frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word schelm occurs in german on average 2.3 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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