how to pronounce banyan


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banyan is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… States from the Banyan project it …”

meanings of banyan


  1. A vest; an undershirt; a singlet.
  2. An Indian trader, merchant, cashier, or money changer.
  3. A tropical Indian fig tree, Ficus benghalensis, that has many aerial roots.
  4. A camping excursion on shore, to give a ship's crew a break from shipboard routine.
  5. A type of loose gown worn in India.

banyan frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word banyan occurs in english on average 0.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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