Posted on

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

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

Oxford dictionary definition of the word Stonehenge:

a megalithic monument on Salisbury Plain in Wiltshire. Completed in several constructional phases from circa 2950 bc, it is composed of a circle of sarsen stones surrounded by a bank and ditch and enclosing a circle of smaller bluestones. Within this inner circle is a horseshoe arrangement of five trilithons with the axis aligned on the midsummer sunrise, an orientation that was probably for ritual purposes.
Origin:
from Old English stān ‘stone’ + an element related to hengan ‘to hang’