Number of syllables in the word 'metropolis'

Find out how many syllables are there in the word metropolis.

  1. No of syllables in metropolis : 4
  2. Divide syllables in metropolis : me-trop-o-lis

More about the word - metropolis

  1. noun
  2. Synonyms : archbishopric, metropole, mother city
  3. Definition : (history) The mother (founding) polis (city state) of a colony.
  4. Definition : A large, busy city, especially as the main city in an area or country or as distinguished from surrounding rural areas.
  5. Definition : (canon law) The see of a metropolitan archbishop, ranking above its suffragan diocesan bishops.
  6. Definition : A generic focus in the distribution of plants or animals.


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