how to pronounce legate

/ˈlɛɡɪt/

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legate is pronounced in two syllables

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lɛɡɪt

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

“… large-scale rebellion the legate of a …”

meanings of legate

noun:

  1. A deputy representing the pope, specifically a papal ambassador sent on special ecclesiastical missions.
  2. An ambassador or messenger.
  3. The deputy of a provincial governor or general in ancient Rome.

verb:

  1. To leave as a legacy.

name:

  1. A surname​.

words with pronunciation similar to legate

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