how to pronounce barbarians


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the above transcription of barbarians 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.

barbarians is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… important sets of barbarians where are …”

meanings of barbarians


  1. Plural of barbarian.

barbarians frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word barbarians occurs in english on average 1.1 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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