English-Norwegian translation of syllable

Translation of the word syllable from english to norwegian, with synonyms, antonyms, verb conjugation, pronunciation, anagrams, examples of use.

syllable in Norwegian

linguisticsnoun stavelse [u]
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Definitions of syllable
1. syllable - a unit of spoken language larger than a phoneme; "the word `pocket' has two syllables"
  language unit, linguistic unit one of the natural units into which linguistic messages can be analyzed
  word a unit of language that native speakers can identify; "words are the blocks from which sentences are made"; "he hardly said ten words all morning"
  ultima the last syllable in a word
  penult, penultima, penultimate the next to last syllable in a word
  antepenult, antepenultima, antepenultimate the 3rd syllable of a word counting back from the end
  reduplication the act of repeating over and again (or an instance thereof)
  solfa syllable one of the names for notes of a musical scale in solmization
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A syllable is a unit of organization for a sequence of speech sounds. For example, the word water is composed of two syllables: wa and ter. A syllable is typically made up of a syllable nucleus (most often a vowel) with optional initial and final margins.

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