how to pronounce stehlen


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the above transcription of stehlen 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.

stehlen is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… brandschatzen dass sie stehlen und …”

meanings of stehlen


  1. To skulk, to move secretly.
  2. To steal.

stehlen frequency in german - C1 level of CEFR

the word stehlen occurs in german on average 7.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

words that rhyme with stehlen


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