How Do You Spell YEAR?

The word "year" is spelled with four letters and pronounced as /jɪər/. The first two letters "ye" create a diphthong sound like "ee-a". The letter "a" in the middle is pronounced as a short vowel sound, similar to the "a" in "cat". The final letter "r" is not pronounced in some accents, while in others it is prolonged, creating a rolling sound. In Old English, the word was spelled as "gear", and its modern spelling evolved over time.

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* The statistics data for these misspellings percentages are collected from over 15,411,110 spell check sessions on from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.

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Similar spelling words for YEAR

Plural form of YEAR is YEARS

27 words made out of letters YEAR

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