how to pronounce schwärze


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schwärze is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… schauten in die schwärze des tiefen …”

meanings of schwärze


  1. Blackening.
  2. Blackness, darkness, swarthiness.
  3. Printer's ink.
  4. Blacking.
  5. Baseness, wickedness, atrociousness, heinousness.
  6. Black.

schwärze frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word schwärze occurs in german on average 1.7 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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