how to pronounce palfrey


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the above transcription of palfrey 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.

palfrey is pronounced in two syllables

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

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meanings of palfrey


  1. A small horse with a smooth, ambling gait, popular in the Middle Ages with nobles and women.


  1. A surname​.

palfrey frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word palfrey occurs in english on average 0.5 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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