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Updated: Jul 10, 2024 | 👁️ 7 Views | 🔊 4 Pronunciations
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Gender: Unisex

Origin: Native American

Meaning: Name derived from Creek l...

Pronunciation: oh-kuh-fuh-NOH-kee, /oʊkəˈfənoʊki/, AH K EH F AH N AH K IY IY

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

Okefenokee Meaning

Derived from the Creek words oka, meaning 'water' or 'swamp,' and feno, meaning 'trembling' or 'shaking,' the name Okefenokee is believed to refer to a place of trembling earth or shaky waters.

Okefenokee also means "Name derived from Creek language meaning 'shaky waters.'".

Okefenokee Pronunciation Guide

Phonetic Pronunciation: oh-kuh-fuh-NOH-kee

IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet): /oʊkəˈfənoʊki/

ARPAbet phonetic pronunciation: AH K EH F AH N AH K IY IY

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

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

EH: Pronounce as in "red" (R EH D)

F: Pronounce as in "fish" (F IH SH)

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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