how to pronounce asian


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The above transcription of asian 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.

asian is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of asian in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… could the spike in anti-asian hate be a …”

meanings of asian


  1. A person with Asian ancestry.
  2. A person from the continent of Asia.
  3. A domestic cat of a breed similar to the Burmese.
  4. A person from or with ancestry in the Indian subcontinent.
  5. A person from or with ancestry in East or Southeast Asia, (recently) also including, with ancestry in South Asia.


  1. Of, relating to or from Asia.

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