Syllable Counter

Syllable Counter is a free tool that helps you count the total number of syllables in any word or sentence and in haiku poems.

What is a Syllable counter?

Syllable counter is a free tool provided by that you can use to count many syllables in a word, or line, or sentence depending upon your need.

Whether you are writing, plan text, haiku, limericks, poem, sonnet, etc. feel free to use this tool. This tool provided by us will also help you to learn grammar or improve it.

We’ve tried our best to take the syllabic counter through a complete overhaul to make it as accurate as we can. And we keep working on it on an ongoing basis.

The syllable counter provided by uses a combination of 240300 word US English syllable count dictionary. And follows syllable counter algorithm.

How does syllable counter work?

All you are required to do is cut and paste the content or type it in the box area provided above.

Press on the count syllable button that is prominently visible at the bottom of the box field, and the tool will automatically calculate and display several syllables in the content for your information.

Uses of syllable Counter

This tool spell checks your document before pasting your document in the box for counting syllables. Please note there is a text limit of 5000 words maximum.

If your document exceeds the given word limit, you can email your document to us, we will do the needful and send it back within a few hours.

This tool helps you to count how many syllables are there in the document you have pasted in the box. When the tool identifies a word in your document that is not found in our dictionary, our algorithm takes over.

We’d also like to inform our users in all honesty that our algorithm may sometimes be inaccurate owing to countless syllabic anomalies found in the English US dictionary. Because of this what we do is list the word within a syllable algorithmic count for you to check and review.

Features of syllable counter tool

  1. Saves Time - Offers Accuracy

    Understanding and identifying the syllables manually can be an extremely time and mind-consuming task and may also get confusing at certain stages as sometimes you may not be aware of all the rules of syllables.

    There are so many rules that exist that for monosyllables, disyllables, tri-syllable, polysyllables, etc. that it may not be possible for a human mind to remember and more importantly recall them when required.

  2. We’re Working to Make Syllable Tool Fun for Kids

    Efforts are underway to design it in a way that the same syllable count will give you a gaming experience.

    This can be especially fun for kids, they will learn an important part in writing in an environment where they will not feel any pressure and will acquire a fine skill that will help them to create a copy with better finesse as they grow up and have to depend more on written words.

  3. Supports English Language

    The syllable count tool provided by, for now, is only compatible with the English language.

    Syllables and sounds of speech around which logic and science of syllables revolve is a very complex thing with multiple hurdles and challenges to get through various levels for creating the tool.

  4. Good for Teachers as well as Students

    While encouraging the student to use this tool can improve their writing and make them experts, it helps teachers equally.

    For students who want to go into writing or want to pursue a career that is going to involve a lot of written communication, using this tool can be a boon. Similarly for teachers the more you learn, the better you teach.

    The more in-depth your understanding of a subject, the more superior is your impact.