how to pronounce tsunami


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the above transcription of tsunami 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.

tsunami is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… statt herzlich vom tsunami noch immer …”

meanings of tsunami


  1. Tsunami (large, destructive wave generally caused by a tremendous disturbance in the ocean).

tsunami frequency in german - C2 level of CEFR

the word tsunami occurs in german on average 4.1 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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