How to pronounce bestiary
Last updated: June 12, 2021 | Author: Lisa McCombs
What does bestiary mean?
1 : a medieval allegorical or moralizing work on the appearance and habits of real or imaginary animals. 2a: a collection of descriptions or representations of real or imaginary animals.
Why is it a bestiary and not a bestiary?
bestiary is Not spelled out “beastly” Because bestiary comes from the Latin word bestiarium, meaning a treatise on animals, through the French word bestiaire. beast and bestiary are both derived from the Latin bēstia (beast), but bēstia entered the English language as the Middle English word beeste.
How is a pronounced?
A becomes (ay) and an becomes (aan). And when we say the letter of the alphabet, we say Ay. What about? We don’t usually emphasize that either, but sometimes we can and then that pronunciation changes to (you).
Is the H silent in hallelujah?
no H is not Silence in Hallelujah. Its pronunciation is ha luh loo yuh. Vote and follow!!! In Hebrew, from which other languages borrowed the word,H” in Hallelujah is voiced.