how to pronounce tarantel


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the above transcription of tarantel 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.

tarantel is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… funktioniert der tarantel im nahen …”

meanings of tarantel


  1. A New World tarantula (spider of the family Theraphosidae).
  2. Tarantula (Lycosa tarantula, kind of wolf spider of southern Europe).
  3. The disused wolf spider genus Tarentula.
  4. Certain other large species of wolf spider, chiefly of the genera Alopecosa, Hogna, Lycosa.

tarantel frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word tarantel occurs in german on average 0.6 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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