how to pronounce faun


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the above transcription of faun 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.

faun is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… carving the head of a faun just as he …”

meanings of faun


  1. A woodland creature with pointed ears, legs, and short horns of a goat and a fondness for unrestrained revelry.
  2. Any of various nymphalid butterflies of the genus Faunis.

faun frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word faun 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 faun 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 faun can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

words with pronunciation similar to faun


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