Is Orange One or Two Syllables?

  • Orange is two syllables.
  • Why is orange 2 syllables?
    • A syllable is the sound of a vowel that is created when pronouncing an A, E, I, O, U, or Y.
      • read the full definition of a syllable: here
    • Orange is pronounced: or-anj.
    • The two vowel sounds are: O and A.

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Pennsylvania and Louisiana are the only states with 5 syllables.
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