Number of syllables in the word 'principal'

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

  1. No of syllables in principal : 3
  2. Divide syllables in principal : prin-ci-pal

More about the word - principal

  1. noun
  2. Synonyms : dean, client, diapason, proprietor, ringleader, headmaster
  3. Definition : The money originally invested or loaned, on which basis interest and returns are calculated.
  4. Definition : The chief administrator of a school.
  5. Definition : The chief executive and chief academic officer of a university or college.
  6. Definition : A legal person that authorizes another (the agent) to act on their behalf; or on whose behalf an agent or gestor in a negotiorum gestio acts.
  1. adjective
  2. Synonyms : chief, main, primary
  3. Definition : Primary; most important; first level in importance.
  4. Definition : (Latinism) Of or relating to a prince; princely.


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