how to pronounce val


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the above transcription of val 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.

val is pronounced in one syllable

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

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meanings of val


  1. A female given name, a short form of Valerie.
  2. A male given name, a short form of Valentine and Valerius.


  1. Valium.

val frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word val occurs in english on average 2.8 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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