How to pronounce Berkeley?

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Pronunciation of Berkeley in Northern Ireland

Berkeley is pronounced as

BAARK-lee


Berkeley is pronounced as: Phonetic Spelling:[ BAARK-lee ]

Type of Name:

Last Name

Language:

English

Alternate Spelling(s):

Barclay; Barkley

Additional Information:

Berkeley is English, Barclay is Scottish, and Barkley is Northern Irish, but all three variations are pronounced identically (BARK-lee).
The American pronunciation of Berkeley, California is non-standard, and would not be accepted in England, Scotland, or Northern Ireland. Note that a famous square in London, "Berkeley Square," is pronounced "Bark-lee" by Londoners.


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Pronunciation of Berkeley in England

Berkeley is pronounced as

B AH R K - l ee

b sounds like the 'b' in 'bat'
ah sounds like the 'a' in 'car'
r sounds like the 'r' in 'rat'
k sounds like the 'k' in 'key'
l sounds like the 'l' in 'let'
ee sounds like the 'ee' in 'see'


Berkeley is pronounced as: Phonetic Spelling:[ B AH R K - l ee ]

B AH R K - l ee
bat car rat key   let see

Type of Name:

place name (London square)


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Pronunciation of Berkeley in US

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Berkeley is pronounced as

B ER K - l ee

b sounds like the 'b' in 'bat'
er sounds like the 'ur' in 'hurt'
k sounds like the 'k' in 'key'
l sounds like the 'l' in 'let'
ee sounds like the 'ee' in 'see'


Berkeley is pronounced as: Phonetic Spelling:[ B ER K - l ee ]

B ER K - l ee
bat hurt key   let see



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Pronunciation of Berkeley in England

"BARK" "lee"


Type of Name:

place name (London square)


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Pronunciation of Berkeley in Northern Ireland

BARK-ley


Type of Name:

Last Name

Language:

English

Alternate Spelling(s):

Barclay; Barkley

Additional Information:

Berkeley is English, Barclay is Scottish, and Barkley is Northern Irish, but all three variations are pronounced identically (BARK-lee).
The American pronunciation of Berkeley, California is non-standard, and would not be accepted in England, Scotland, or Northern Ireland. Note that a famous square in London, "Berkeley Square," is pronounced "Bark-lee" by Londoners.


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Pronunciation of Berkeley in UK

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