how to pronounce fakir


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the above transcription of fakir 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.

fakir is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… hello my name's Steven I'm a fakir medic …”

meanings of fakir


  1. An ascetic mendicant, especially one who performs feats of endurance or apparent magic.
  2. Someone who takes advantage of the gullible through fakery, especially of a spiritual or religious nature.
  3. A faqir, owning no personal property and usually living solely off alms.

fakir frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word fakir occurs in english on average 0.1 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 fakir 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 fakir can be often used in the following areas:

1) people, society, and culture;

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