how to pronounce steven


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the above transcription of steven 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.

steven is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… know why why isn't steven spielberg on …”

meanings of steven


  1. Voice, especially when loud or strong.
  2. Request, petition, prayer, or command.
  3. A time, occasion.


  1. A male given name from Ancient Greek, variant of Stephen.

steven frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word steven occurs in english on average 13.8 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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