how to pronounce zelle


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the above transcription of zelle 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.

zelle is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… ist advent ist hier also zelle gehäuse …”

meanings of zelle


  1. Cell (room in a prison).
  2. Cell.
  3. Cell (component of a battery).
  4. Cell (room in a monastery).
  5. Cell (small group of people).


  1. A surname​.

zelle frequency in german - C1 level of CEFR

the word zelle occurs in german on average 8.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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