how to pronounce zwiebel


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the above transcription of zwiebel 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.

zwiebel is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… es ist wie eine zwiebel zu stehen …”

meanings of zwiebel


  1. Onion (typically Allium cepa, the plant or its bulb).
  2. Bulb (of a plant).

zwiebel frequency in german - B2 level of CEFR

the word zwiebel occurs in german on average 15.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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