how to pronounce soma


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The above transcription of soma 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.

soma is pronounced in two syllables

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meanings of soma


  1. Any kind of intoxicating drug.
  2. The whole axial portion of an animal, including the head, neck, trunk, and tail.
  3. The corporeal body, as distinguished from the psyche or soul and the pneuma or spirit.
  4. A ritual drink in ancient Vedic and continuing Hindu culture, obtained by pressing the Soma plant.
  5. The bulbous part of a neuron, containing the cell nucleus.


  1. The South of Market area of San Francisco.
  2. A female given name from Sanskrit used in India.
  3. The soma juice, capitalized usually when mentioned in personified, deified form.

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