how to pronounce umhüllen


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umhüllen is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… herz umhüllen und es ruhig und kräftig …”

meanings of umhüllen


  1. To muffle.
  2. To encase, envelop, wrap, shroud.

umhüllen frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word umhüllen occurs in german on average 0.4 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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