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Gender: Unisex

Origin: English

Meaning: To regard with contempt o...

Pronunciation: dɪˈspaɪz, /dɪˈspaɪz/, D IH S P AY Z

Popularity Rank: #5,138,635

On this page:

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

Despise Meaning

The name Despise comes from the English language and means to regard with contempt or scorn. It conveys a sense of disdain or strong disapproval towards something or someone.

Despise also means "To regard with contempt or scorn".

Despise is predominantly used in countries such as Saudi Arabia and Singapore.

Despise Pronunciation Guide

Phonetic Pronunciation: dɪˈspaɪz

IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet): /dɪˈspaɪz/

ARPAbet phonetic pronunciation: D IH S P AY Z

D: Pronounce as in "dog" (D AO G)

IH: Pronounce as in "sit" (S IH T)

S: Pronounce as in "sit" (S IH T)

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

AY: Pronounce as in "say" (S EY)

Z: Pronounce as in "zoo" (Z UW)

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 Despise

Despise Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Despise is recorded 2 times globally, ranking it as the 5,138,635th most common name worldwide.

Despise is most prevalent in Saudi Arabia, with 1 occurrences, making it the 780,837th most popular name in the country.

Despise Popularity by Country

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