Complete Definition of "pronunciation"

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English

Etymology
From L. pronuntiatio, noun of action from perfect passive participle pronuntiatus, from verb pronuntiare proclaim, from pro- for + nuntiare announce.

Pronunciation
IPA|/pɹÉËnÊnsiËeɪÊÉn/, SAMPA|/[email protected]%nVnsi"[email protected]/
IPA|/pɹÉËnaÊnsiËeɪÊÉn/, SAMPA|/[email protected]%naUnsi"[email protected]/
audio|en-us-pronunciation.ogg|Audio (US)
:Rhymes: Rhymes:English:-eɪÊÇn|-eɪÊÇn
Hyphenation: pro·nun·ci·a·tion

Noun
en-noun|s|-

  1. countable The standard way in which a word is made to sound when spoken.

#:What is the pronunciation of "hiccough"?

  1. uncountable The way in which a person sounds the words of a language when speaking.

#:His Italian pronunciation is terrible.

Translations
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Bosnian: izgovor m
Catalan: pronunciació f
Chinese: åé³/ç¼é³(fÄ yÄ«n)
Czech: výslovnost f
Danish: udtale
Dutch: uitspraak f
Esperanto: prononco
Estonian: hääldus
Finnish: ääntämys
French: prononciation f
Frisian: útspraak
German: Aussprache f
Icelandic: framburður m
Hebrew: ×××××
Indonesian: lafal, cara baca
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Interlingua: pronunciation
Italian: pronuncia f
Japanese: çºé³ (ã¯ã¤ãã, hatsuon)
Kannada: à²à²à³à²à²¾à²°à²£à³ (uchchaaraNe)
Korean: ë°ì [ç¼é³] (baleum)
Kurdish: KUchar|Ú¯Û Ú©Ø±Ø¯Ù
Latin: pronuntiatio (nominative), pronuntiationis (genitive)
Malayalam: à´à´àµà´à´¾à´°à´£à´ (uchchaaraNam)
Norwegian: t-|no|uttale m
Polish: wymowa f
Portuguese: pronúncia, pronunciação, prolação
Russian: пÑоизноÑение
Spanish: pronunciación f
Swedish: uttal
Tamil: à®à®à¯à®à®°à®¿à®ªà¯à®ªà¯(uccharippu)
Telugu: à°à°à±à°à°¾à°°à°£ (ucchaaraNa)
Turkish: sesletim, telaffuz
Welsh: cynaniad
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See also
SAMPA
w:pronunciation|Wikipedia article on pronunciation
phoneme
Wiktionary:Pronunciation key|Wiktionary's pronunciation key


Interlingua

Pronunciation
laue: /pronuntsja'tsjon/

Noun
pronunciation

  1. pronunciation
  2. pronunciation, proclamation, manifest

Synonyms
(proclamation) pronunciamento

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