how to pronounce yale

/jɛɪl/

audio example by a male speaker

audio example by a female speaker

The above transcription of yale 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.

yale is pronounced in one syllable

press buttons with phonetic symbols to learn how to precisely pronounce each sound of yale

example pitch curve for pronunciation of yale

jɛɪl

test your pronunciation of yale

press the "test" button to check how closely you can replicate the pitch of a native speaker in your pronunciation of yale

video examples of yale pronunciation

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

“… such as harvard and yale or oxford and …”

meanings of yale

name:

  1. A university in the eastern United States.
  2. A romanisation scheme designed for Cantonese.
  3. A romanisation scheme originating from Yale University.
  4. A romanisation scheme designed for Mandarin.
  5. A romanisation scheme designed for Japanese.
  6. A romanisation scheme designed for Korean.

noun:

  1. A mythical beast in European mythology and heraldry, usually portrayed as an antelope- or goat-like four-legged creature with large horns that it can swivel in any direction.
  2. A fertile upland.

words with pronunciation similar to yale

valebaleveilmalebailpailkalemailshalepale

Did this page help you?