Is it pronounced ramen or raymen?
The Cambridge Dictionary supports the UK’s pronunciation of “rah-men.” Merriam Webster too claims the correct pronunciation is “rah-men.” To be 110% certain, I even checked Oxford Dictionaries, which pronounces also it “rah-men.” The question of how to pronounce ramen should no longer exist, because it is clearly “rah-
How do Japanese pronounce ramen?
How to say “ramen” in Japanese. Ramen (/ˈrɑːmən/) is written as 拉麺, ラーメン, in Japanese letters. It is pronounced rāmen, with a long emphasis on the first “a.” The Japanese pronunciation: [ɾaꜜːmeɴ] is similar to the English pronunciation.
How do you pronounce ramen UK?
Break ‘ramen‘ down into sounds: [RAA] + [MUHN] – say it out loud and exaggerate the sounds until you can consistently produce them.
Below is the UK transcription for ‘ramen‘:
- Modern IPA: rɑ́ːmən.
- Traditional IPA: ˈrɑːmən.
- 2 syllables: “RAA” + “muhn”