how to pronounce zwiespalt


audio example by a male speaker

audio example by a female speaker

the above transcription of zwiespalt 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.

zwiespalt is pronounced in two syllables

press buttons with phonetic symbols to learn how to precisely pronounce each sound of zwiespalt

example pitch curve for pronunciation of zwiespalt


test your pronunciation of zwiespalt

press the "test" button to check how closely you can replicate the pitch of a native speaker in your pronunciation of zwiespalt

video examples of zwiespalt pronunciation

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

“… also ich habe als zwiespalt ich will …”

meanings of zwiespalt


  1. Gulf.
  2. Conflict, dissension, discord, dilemma.
  3. At odds with itself.

zwiespalt frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word zwiespalt occurs in german on average 1.9 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.

words with pronunciation similar to zwiespalt


Did this page help you?