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Pronunciation of Alien: Learn how to pronounce Alien in English correctly

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

Oxford dictionary definition of the word alien:

1belonging to a foreign country:
an alien culture
(of a plant or animal species) introduced from another country and later naturalized:
many food chains are based upon alien plants
2unfamiliar and disturbing or distasteful:
principles that are alien to them
they found the world of further education a little alien
3supposedly from another world; extraterrestrial:
alien beings
an alien spacecraft
1a foreigner, especially one who is not a naturalized citizen of the country where he or she is living:
an enemy alien
a plant or animal species originally introduced from another country and later naturalized.
2a hypothetical or fictional being from another world:
she discovers that the alien’s spaceship has crashed


Pronunciation: /ˈeɪlɪənnɪs/


Middle English: via Old French from Latin alienus ‘belonging to another’, from alius ‘other’