how to pronounce allen


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The above transcription of allen 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.

allen is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of allen in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… the man replied Larry Allen appshare you …”

meanings of allen


  1. A male given name from the Celtic languages, a variant of Alan; in modern use often transferred from the surname.
  2. An English and Scottish surname derived from the given name Alan.


  1. Short for Allen wrench.

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