how to pronounce lester


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the above transcription of lester 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.

lester is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… luster and Simon Lester he says he does …”

meanings of lester


  1. A ghost town in Washington.
  2. A town in West Virginia.
  3. A town in Alabama.
  4. A city in Iowa.
  5. A male given name transferred from the surname, of 19th century and later usage.
  6. A surname derived from the English place name Leicester.

lester frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word lester occurs in english on average 3.1 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 lester 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 lester can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) leisure and entertainment;

3) people, society, and culture;

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