how to pronounce cantor


audio example by a male speaker

audio example by a female speaker

the above transcription of cantor 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.

cantor is pronounced in two syllables

press buttons with phonetic symbols to learn how to precisely pronounce each sound of cantor

example pitch curve for pronunciation of cantor


test your pronunciation of cantor

press the "test" button to check how closely you can replicate the pitch of a native speaker in your pronunciation of cantor

video examples of cantor pronunciation

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

“… in 1874 georg cantor a german …”

meanings of cantor


  1. A prayer leader in a Jewish service; a hazzan.
  2. Singer, especially someone who takes a special role of singing or song leading at a ceremony.


  1. A surname​.

cantor frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word cantor occurs in english on average 1.6 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.

topics cantor 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 cantor can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) leisure and entertainment;

words with pronunciation similar to cantor


words that rhyme with cantor


Did this page help you?