how to pronounce batman


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the above transcription of batman 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.

batman is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… save my team and Batman needs to kill …”

meanings of batman


  1. A unit of weight established in 1931 equal to 10 kg.
  2. A Turkish unit of weight varying by location, time, and item from 2-8 okas (about 2.5-10 kg).
  3. A personal assistant or supporter.
  4. A servant or valet to a military officer.


  1. A fictional hero and the main protagonist of DC Comics, noted for his intellect and stealth, who uses a bat-themed costume and equipment (including a belt with an array of utilities) and is assisted by his sidekick Robin.
  2. A province of Turkey.
  3. A surname​.
  4. The capital city of Batman Province, Turkey.


  1. To act as a batman, wait on an officer.
  2. Alternative form of batman (etymology 3).
  3. To climb up or down a rope free hand (i.e. as Batman does).


  1. An intensifier for interjections created with the adjective holy, in imitation of dialogue between Batman and his sidekick Robin.

batman frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word batman occurs in english on average 11.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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