how to pronounce barrio


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The above transcription of barrio 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.

barrio is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… the barrio Venezuela where every man who …”

meanings of barrio


  1. An area or neighborhood in a US city inhabited predominantly by Spanish-speakers or people of Hispanic origin.
  2. A municipality or subdivision of a municipality.
  3. A barangay.
  4. A slum on the periphery of a major city; a low to middle-class neighborhood in a lesser city.


  1. A surname​.

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