More than 1000 correct pronunciations of the names of the most important writers, poets, philosophers and musicians in the world. All this for free!

No matter if you are a student, a university professor, a journalist or radio speaker... Just one click and you can avoid making a fool of yourself mispronouncing a famous philosopher or poet.
Click and listen directly on your mobile device without needing an internet connection!
If you can correctly pronounce these names, you don’t need  PIRLite

- Marina Ivanovna Cvetaeva, poet
- José Saramago, writer
- Gilles Deleuze, philosopher
- Friedrich Ludwig Gottlob Frege, philosopher
- Zbigniew Preisner, composer
- Antonín Dvořák, composer

* Correct pronunciation and short bios of every single personality
* Ability to search by name, language and category (music, literature / poetry, philosophy)
* Shuffle key to obtain names at random
* Application with Multilanguage interface (Italian, English, French, German, Spanish)
* You listen to the pronunciations directly from the app, without going online
* Universal application

What's New

Version 1.6

Our free app now comes with more than 1000 pronunciations (up from 100)!

Ratings and Reviews

Excellent App!

Professor Hugh Spencer

Great variety of names with exact pronunciation. Very much recommended for my students.

Very good app

Todd Mahoney

This app makes my job a lot easier

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38.9 MB
Requires iOS 4.3 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.
English, Czech, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Spanish, Swedish, Traditional Chinese, Turkish
Age Rating
Rated 4+
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