how to pronounce lama


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the above transcription of lama 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.

lama is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… Dalai Lama if he meditates to a certain …”

meanings of lama


  1. Alternative form of llama.
  2. A master of Tibetan Buddhism.

lama frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word lama occurs in english on average 1.8 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 lama 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 lama can be often used in the following areas:

1) people, society, and culture;

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