Posted on

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

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

Oxford dictionary definition of the word suttee:

noun
the former Hindu custom whereby a widow burnt herself to death on her husband’s funeral pyre
a Hindu widow who immolated herself in this way
Derived Forms
sutˈteeism noun
Word Origin
C18: from Sanskrit satī virtuous woman, from sat good