What is spoken?

  • (adj): Uttered through the medium of speech or characterized by speech; sometimes used in combination.
    Example: "A spoken message"; "the spoken language"; "a soft-spoken person"; "sharp-spoken"
    See also — Additional definitions below


Spoken is the past participle form of "to speak".

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Some articles on spoken:

Aymara Language
... Aymara (Aymar aru) is an Aymaran language spoken by the Aymara people of the Andes ... It is also spoken around the Lake Titicaca region of southern Peru and, to a much lesser extent, by some communities in northern Chile and in Northwest Argentina ... have claimed that Aymara is related to its more widely spoken neighbour, Quechua ...
MIMAROPA - Languages
... Tagalog is widely spoken in the region ... In Marinduque, Tagalog is spoken with a unique blend of Bicolano and Visayan languages ... In the interior of Mindoro, various languages are spoken by Mangyans, and they include Iraya, Alangan, Tawbuid, Hanunoo, Tadyawan, Buhid, and Ratagnon ...
... The Versant suite of tests are computerized tests of spoken language available from Pearson ... Versant tests were the first fully automated tests of spoken language to use advanced speech processing technology (including speech recognition) to assess the spoken language skills of non-native speakers ...
Culture Of Nepal - Languages and Literature
... literature As per 2001 census, at least 92 different living languages are spoken in Nepal, though other studies list 123 living languages ... The major languages of Nepal (percent spoken as mother tongue) are Nepali (49%), Maithili (12%), Bhojpuri (8%), Tharu (6%), Tamang (5%), Newari/Nepal Bhasa (4%), Magar (3 ... The remaining languages are each spoken as mother tongue by less than one percent of the population, for example Dura ...
... Papiamento (or Papiamentu) is the most widely spoken language on the Caribbean ABC islands, having the official status on the islands of Aruba and Curaçao ... Papiamento has two main dialects Papiamento, spoken primarily on Aruba and Papiamentu, spoken primarily on Bonaire and Curaçao ...

More definitions of "spoken":

  • (adj): Using the voice in speech.
    Synonyms: vocal

Famous quotes containing the word spoken:

    There are people who would never have been in love, had they never heard love spoken of.
    François, Duc De La Rochefoucauld (1613–1680)

    It was his title that killed me. I had never spoken to a lord before. Oh, me! what a fool, what a beast I have been!
    Anthony Trollope (1815–1882)

    A word perhaps loud spoken you may get,
    Or hear our feet when heavily they tread;
    But he who speaks, or him who’s spoken to,
    Must both remain as strangers still to you.
    Jones Very (1831–1880)