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Amharic Language Amharic Pronunciation: Alphabet and Pronunciation

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Amharic is spoken as a first language by some populations living in Ethiopia.

You will find in the table below the different letters of its alphabet and their pronunciation.

2 legged letters[edit | edit source]

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3 legged letters[edit | edit source]

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The legless group[edit | edit source]

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The uni-legged group[edit | edit source]

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Alphabet and IPA[edit | edit source]

ä/e

[ə]

u i a ē ə

[ɨ], ∅

o ʷä/ue

[ʷə]

ʷi/ui ʷa/ua ʷē/uē ʷə

[ʷɨ/ū]

h h
l l
ĥ ĥ
m m
ss/ś ss/ś
r r
s s
sh sh
q q
b b
v v
t t
ch ch
hh/ħ hh/ħ
n n
ny ny
a a
k k
kh kh
w w
a a
z z
zh zh
y y
d d
ǧ ǧ
g g
ț ț
ch' ch'
ts ts
tz tz
f f
p p
ä/e

[ə]

u i a ē ə

[ɨ], ∅

o ʷä/ue

[ʷə]

ʷi/ui ʷa/ua ʷē/uē ʷə

[ʷɨ/ū]

VIDEO pronunciation[edit | edit source]


Amharic Keyboard[edit | edit source]

Sources[edit | edit source]

https://www.livelingua.com/peace-corps/Amharic/Amharic%20Peace%20Corps%20Language%20Manual-2015.pdf

Contributors

Vincent and GrimPixel


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