How Do You Spell ARICARA?
The English spelling of the Native American tribe, Arikara, is not phonetically straightforward. It is pronounced /ərɪˈkærə/ in the International Phonetic Alphabet, with the emphasis on the second syllable. The "Ari" is pronounced like "airy" with a short "i" sound, while "kara" is pronounced like "car" with a long "a" sound. The spelling "Arikara" reflects the anglicized version of the word and is commonly used when referring to this tribe in English.
Common Misspellings for ARICARA