how to pronounce yale


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the above transcription of yale 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.

yale is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… this one at Yale University in 1969 but …”

meanings of yale


  1. A university in the eastern United States.
  2. A romanisation scheme designed for Cantonese.
  3. A romanisation scheme originating from Yale University.
  4. A romanisation scheme designed for Mandarin.
  5. A romanisation scheme designed for Japanese.
  6. A romanisation scheme designed for Korean.


  1. A mythical beast in European mythology and heraldry, usually portrayed as an antelope- or goat-like four-legged creature with large horns that it can swivel in any direction.
  2. A fertile upland.

yale frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word yale occurs in english on average 3.8 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.

topics yale can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that yale can be often used in the following areas:

1) education, science, and technology;

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