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Updated: Jul 11, 2024 | 👁️ 12 Views | 🔊 9 Pronunciations
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Gender: Unisex

Origin: Japanese

Meaning: Logical and mathematical ...

Pronunciation: soo-doh-koo, /suːˈdoʊ.kuː/, S UW D AH K UW

Popularity Rank: #808,839

On this page:

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

Sudoku Meaning

The name Sudoku is derived from a Japanese puzzle game called 'Su' meaning number and 'Doku' meaning single. It represents a logical and mathematical challenge.

Sudoku also means "Logical and mathematical challenge".

Sudoku is found in Saudi Arabia, Italy, Mexico, and 9 more countries.

Sudoku Pronunciation Guide

Phonetic Pronunciation: soo-doh-koo

IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet): /suːˈdoʊ.kuː/

ARPAbet phonetic pronunciation: S UW D AH K UW

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

UW: Pronounce as in "blue" (B L UW)

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

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

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

UW: Pronounce as in "blue" (B L 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.

How to pronounce Sudoku?

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  • Spanish (Spain)
    Spanish (Spain)
  • Italian (Italy)
    Italian (Italy)
  • Russian (Russia)
    Russian (Russia)
  • Arabic
  • Mandarin Chinese
    Mandarin Chinese

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Translations of Sudoku

Sudoku Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Sudoku is recorded 16 times globally, ranking it as the 808,839th most common name worldwide.

Sudoku is most prevalent in Saudi Arabia, with 3 occurrences, making it the 319,582th most popular name in the country.

Sudoku Popularity by Country

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Sudoku Name Poster

Sudoku Name Poster

Names similar to Sudoku


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