how to pronounce zeigen


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the above transcription of zeigen 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.

zeigen is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… um das mal zu zeigen und die familie ist …”

meanings of zeigen


  1. To appear, become apparent, come out, turn out, show up, to be manifested.
  2. To point at.
  3. To demonstrate, show, to go to show.


  1. Gerund of zeigen.

zeigen frequency in german - A1 level of CEFR

the word zeigen occurs in german on average 173.9 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.

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