how to pronounce savant


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The above transcription of savant 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.

savant is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… like a savant Zen garden …”

meanings of savant


  1. A person who is considered eminent because of their achievements.
  2. A person of learning, especially one who is versed in literature or science.
  3. A person with significant mental disabilities who is very gifted in one area of activity, such as playing the piano or mental arithmetic.


  1. A surname​.

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