how to pronounce siedlung


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the above transcription of siedlung 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.

siedlung is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… wir in einem roma siedlung und hat es …”

meanings of siedlung


  1. Settlement (place that has been settled).
  2. Short for Wohnsiedlung (“housing estate").
  3. Settlement (the act of settling).

siedlung frequency in german - C2 level of CEFR

the word siedlung occurs in german on average 3.2 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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