how to pronounce imam


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The above transcription of imam 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.

imam is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… creator David Cromer and it Imam was …”

meanings of imam


  1. One who leads the salat prayers in a mosque.
  2. A Shi'ite Muslim leader.

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