Posted on

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

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

Oxford dictionary definition of the word travertine:

[mass noun]
white or light-coloured calcareous rock deposited from mineral springs, used in building:
they are built of travertine covered with stucco
[as modifier]:
a beautiful carved seat in travertine marble

late 18th century: from Italian travertino, tivertino, from Latin tiburtinus ‘of Tibur’ (now Tivoli, a district near Rome)