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[deactivated user]

    About how many words are there in the German language?

    June 9, 2017

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    [deactivated user]

      Thanks, Fatty.Lumpkin!


      https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Hannibal-Barkas

      in an article by Mathias Heine from 2014 they talk about approximately 5.3 million different words. Even the brothers Grimm had more than 350,000 words in their dictionary. Have fun learning them all ;-))))


      [deactivated user]

        Thanks, Hannibal-Barkas!

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