how to pronounce hieroglyphic


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the above transcription of hieroglyphic 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.

hieroglyphic is pronounced in four syllables

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video examples of hieroglyphic pronunciation

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

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meanings of hieroglyphic


  1. A writing system of ancient Egypt, Minoans, Maya and other civilizations, using pictorial symbols to represent individual sounds as a rebus.
  2. Undecipherable handwriting or secret symbol.
  3. Any symbol used in this system; a hieroglyph.


  1. Difficult to decipher.
  2. Of, relating to, or written with this system of symbols.

hieroglyphic frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word hieroglyphic occurs in english on average 0 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 hieroglyphic 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 hieroglyphic can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

words that rhyme with hieroglyphic


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