how to pronounce tessa


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the above transcription of tessa 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.

tessa is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… few more a whole Tessa project has …”

meanings of tessa


  1. A female given name from Ancient Greek, variant of Teresa.


  1. Acronym of Tax-exempt special savings account.

tessa frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word tessa occurs in english on average 1.9 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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