how to pronounce atlantic


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the above transcription of atlantic 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.

atlantic is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… senior editor at the Atlantic where he …”

meanings of atlantic


  1. Descended from the legendary Atlas.
  2. Pertaining to the legendary island of Atlantis.
  3. Pertaining to the Atlantic Ocean.
  4. Pertaining to the Atlantic language family.
  5. Pertaining to locations adjacent to or in the vicinity of the Atlantic Ocean, such as the British Isles in Northwestern Europe, or the eastern seaboard of the USA.


  1. The Atlantic Ocean.
  2. A branch of the Niger-Congo languages spoken along the Atlantic coast in West Africa.
  3. A city, the county seat of Cass County, Iowa, United States.


  1. A steam locomotive of the 4-4-2 wheel arrangement. [[File:Wikipedia-logo.png|14px|none| ]] 4-4-2 (locomotive) on Wikipedia.

atlantic frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word atlantic occurs in english on average 19 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics atlantic can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that atlantic can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

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