Posted on

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

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

Oxford dictionary definition of the word Maroon:

noun
a member of any of various communities in parts of the Caribbean who were originally descended from escaped slaves. In the 18th century Jamaican Maroons fought two wars against the British, both of which ended with treaties affirming the independence of the Maroons.
Origin:
mid 17th century: from French marron ‘feral’, from Spanish cimarrĂ³n ‘wild’, (as a noun) ‘runaway slave’