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Updated: Jul 11, 2024 | 👁️ 4 Views | 🔊 7 Pronunciations
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Gender: Unisex

Origin: Greek

Meaning: Village of comfort or con...

Pronunciation: kuh-PUR-nuhm, /kəˈpɜːrnəm/, K AH P ER N IY AH M

Popularity Rank: #3,094,459

On this page:

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

Capernaum Meaning

Derived from the Greek name Καφαρναούμ (Kapharnaoum), meaning 'village of comfort' or 'village of consolation'. In the New Testament, Capernaum is a town in Israel where Jesus performed many miracles.

Capernaum also means "Village of comfort or consolation".

Capernaum is predominantly used in countries such as Cameroon, Guatemala, and Kuwait.

Capernaum Pronunciation Guide

Phonetic Pronunciation: kuh-PUR-nuhm

IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet): /kəˈpɜːrnəm/

ARPAbet phonetic pronunciation: K AH P ER N IY AH M

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

AH: Pronounce as in "but" (B AH T)

P: Pronounce as in "pig" (P IH G)

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

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

IY: Pronounce as in "see" (S IY)

AH: Pronounce as in "but" (B AH T)

M: Pronounce as in "man" (M AE N)

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.

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Translations of Capernaum

Capernaum Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Capernaum is recorded 3 times globally, ranking it as the 3,094,459th most common name worldwide.

Capernaum is most prevalent in Cameroon, with 1 occurrences, making it the 84,440th most popular name in the country.

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