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

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

Oxford dictionary definition of the word candelabrum:

noun (plural candelabra or candelabras)
a large branched candlestick or holder for several candles or lamps:
candles in iron candelabra shed some light
Origin:
early 19th century: from Latin, from candela (see candle)

Based on the Latin forms, the correct singular is candelabrum and the plural is candelabra. However, in practice candelabra is increasingly used as the singular form, with the plural as candelabras. In the Oxford English Corpus these forms are commoner than the traditional ones, and are coming to be regarded as part of standard English.