How to pronounce rio de janeiro

Ri·o de Ja·nei·ro
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  • rio de janeiro [ree-oh dey zhuh-nair-oh, -neer-oh, juh-, dee, duh; Portuguese ree-oo di zhi-ney-roo] pronunciation in American English US
  • rio de janeiro /ˈri oʊ deɪ ʒəˈnɛər oʊ, -ˈnɪər oʊ, dʒə-, di, də; Portuguese ˈri ʊ dɪ ʒɪˈneɪ rʊ/ pronunciation in American English US
  • rio de janeiro /ˈriːəʊ də dʒə.ˈne.ˌrəʊ/ pronunciation in British English UK

This page is made for those who don’t know how to pronounce Rio De Janeiro in English. Above there is a transcription of this term and an audio file with correct pronunciation. You can listen to 3 audio pronunciation by different people. There are American and British English variants because they sound little different.
This term consists of 6 syllables.In beginning, you need to say sound "ree", than say "oh" and after all other syllables "dey zhuh-nair-oh".
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