how to pronounce hal

/ˈhæl/

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the above transcription of hal 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.

hal frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word hal occurs in english on average 0.2 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.

hal is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… philosopher even Hal dune in the 13th …”

meanings of hal

noun:

  1. A homicidal computer, an artificial intelligence that acts similarly to the HAL 9000 featured in 2001: A Space Odyssey.
  2. Acronym of hardware abstraction layer.

name:

  1. A diminutive of the male given names Henry, Harold and Harry.

words with pronunciation similar to hal

hashhanghillhashalfhalvehadpalhaggal

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