how to pronounce nine

/naɪn/

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nine is pronounced in one syllable

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

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meanings of nine

noun:

  1. A baseball club, team, or lineup (composed of nine players).
  2. A statistical unit of proportion (of reliability, purity, etc.).
  3. A playing card with nine pips.
  4. The digit or figure 9.
  5. A nine-millimeter semi-automatic pistol.

numeral:

  1. A numerical value equal to 9; the number following eight and preceding ten.
  2. Describing a group or set with nine elements.

name:

  1. A surname​.

words with pronunciation similar to nine

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