how to pronounce untertan


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untertan is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… die pisten sind gute untertan könig …”

meanings of untertan


  1. A citizen in any kind of state who is naively uncritical of the government; or anybody who is habitually very obedient to their superiors.
  2. A citizen in a monarchy; a subject.


  1. Tributary.

untertan frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word untertan occurs in german on average 1.8 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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