noun. a diacritical mark (two dots) placed over a vowel in German to indicate a change in sound.
- Umlaut (German)
Example sentences of the word umlaut
Find the letter with an umlaut and select it.
2. Noun, singular or mass
Used in the German language to indicate a change in sound, the umlaut can sometimes be found in names and words we use in the United States as well.
3. Noun, plural
Click the space where you want to insert the vowel with the umlaut so your cursor is in position.