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An example use of wort in a speech by a native speaker of standard german:
“… über die Europäische Union sprechen das Wort, das die meisten Juden in letzter Zeit Krise waren, war der Euro …”
the word wort occurs in german on average 172.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.