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By Olivia Musembi Senior Content Writer
Updated: Jul 11, 2024 | 👁️ 1 Views | 🔊 9 Pronunciations
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Gender: Unisex

Origin: English

Meaning: Playful and light-hearted...

Pronunciation: BAN-ter, /ˈbæntər/, B AE N T ER

Popularity Rank: #330,019

On this page:

  • 1. Banter Meaning
  • 2. Banter Pronunciation Guide
  • 3. Record your pronunciation of Banter
  • 4. Translations of Banter
  • 5. Banter Name Popularity
  • 6. Banter Name Poster
  • 7. Names similar to Banter

Banter Meaning

The name Banter comes from the English word meaning playful and light-hearted teasing or joking. It is often used to describe witty and humorous conversation between friends.

Banter also means "Playful and light-hearted teasing or joking".

Banter is found in United Kingdom, Algeria, United States of America, and 17 more countries.

Banter Pronunciation Guide

Phonetic Pronunciation: BAN-ter

IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet): /ˈbæntər/

ARPAbet phonetic pronunciation: B AE N T ER

B: Pronounce as in "big" (B IH G)

AE: Pronounce as in "cat" (K AE T)

N: Pronounce as in "no" (N OW)

T: Pronounce as in "top" (T AA P)

ER: Pronounce as in "bird" (B ER D)

This pronunciation guide uses the ARPABET system, a phonetic notation developed by the Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) for speech recognition systems. Each ARPABET symbol corresponds to a distinct sound in English. For example, 'JH' represents the sound as in 'joke,' 'AA' represents the sound as in 'father,' and 'N' represents the sound as in 'no.'

The pronunciation guide was generated using the CMU Pronouncing Dictionary, a public domain resource for phonetic pronunciations of words.

How to pronounce Banter?

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Translations of Banter

Banter Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Banter is recorded 50 times globally, ranking it as the 330,019th most common name worldwide.

Banter is most prevalent in United Kingdom, with 22 occurrences, making it the 18,197th most popular name in the country.

In United Kingdom, the name Banter is found among 1 in every 24918 people, showcasing its highest frequency there.

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