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How to Pronounce Orphan: Learn how to pronounce Orphan in English correctly

Learn how to say Orphan correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word orphan:

noun
1a child whose parents are dead:
he was left an orphan as a small boy
[as modifier]:
an orphan girl
orphan chimps
2 Printing the first line of a paragraph set as the last line of a page or column, considered undesirable.
verb
[with object]
make (a child) an orphan:
John was orphaned at 12
Derivatives

orphanhood

noun
Origin:

late Middle English: via late Latin from Greek orphanos ‘bereaved’