Pronunciation of Orpheus
Pronunciation details of Orpheus
How is Orpheus pronounced?
International Phonetic Alphabet coded:
- Orpheus = 'ɔːrfiːəs ('/ɔː/rf/iː//ə/s)
Hyphenation of Orpheus
How is Orpheus hyphenated?
- British usage: Orph‐eus
- American usage: Or‐pheus
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Mortal rock star Orpheus steals the spotlight in this Goddess Girls tale of love and lyres!
The square features the Orpheus monument, a tombstone to the 2nd Century Roman mayor.
Orpheus right here you probably can't see that little hole. But trust me there's a little...
Here we are looking at the Orpheus mosaic.
It is based on the Greek legend of Orpheus, and tells the story of his descent to Hades and his fruitless attempt to bring his dead bride Eurydice back to the living world...
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