how to pronounce sekretär


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sekretär is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… hitlers sekretär martin bormann gehört …”

meanings of sekretär


  1. Secretary (male or unspecified sex).
  2. Bureau, secretary.

sekretär frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word sekretär 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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