how to pronounce joanna


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the above transcription of joanna 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.

joanna is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… hgtv stars joanna and chip gaines …”

meanings of joanna


  1. Obsolete spelling of Johanna (“the island of Anjouan").
  2. A female given name from Hebrew.
  3. One of the women following Jesus.


  1. A piano.

joanna frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word joanna occurs in english on average 3.6 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.

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