Japanese Alphabet

Today I will teach you the Japanese alphabet. If you follow everything provided in this page, you will be able to read, write and pronounce the Japanese letters quickly and easily. I'm providing the sound so that you can hear the pronunciation of the characters. Japanese contains 26 letters (consonants and vowels). Below you will find the letters, the pronunciation and sound.

[a]
Audio
like
ask
[i]
Audio
like
ink
[oo]
Audio
like
tool
[e]
Audio
like
egg
[o]
Audio
like
old
[ha]
Audio
like
hard
[hi]
Audio
like
hips
[fu]
Audio
like
full
[he]
Audio
like
help
[ho]
Audio
like
home
[ka]
Audio
like
Mecca
[ki]
Audio
like
kiss
[ko]
Audio
like
cook
[ke]
Audio
like
ken
[ko]
Audio
like
cold
[ma]
Audio
like
mask
[mi]
Audio
like
mill
[mu]
Audio
like
mule
[me]
Audio
like
men
[mo]
Audio
like
more
[sa]
Audio
like
sat
[shi]
Audio
like
ship
[su]
Audio
like
suit
[se]
Audio
like
set
[so]
Audio
like
soy
[ya]
Audio
like
yard
[yu]
Audio
like
you
[yo]
Audio
like
yoga
[ta]
Audio
like
task
[chi]
Audio
like
chin
[tsu]
Audio
like
tsunami
[te]
Audio
like
ten
[to]
Audio
like
top
[ra]
Audio
like
rank
[ri]
Audio
like
ring
[ru]
Audio
like
ruby
[re]
Audio
like
red
[ro]
Audio
like
rope
[na]
Audio
like
now
[ni]
Audio
like
niece
[nu]
Audio
like
nude
[ne]
Audio
like
net
[no]
Audio
like
knock
[wa]
Audio
like
what
[wi]
Audio
like
wing
[n]
Audio
like
nice
[we]
Audio
like
wet
[wo]
Audio
like
won

I hope you enjoyed this lesson about the alphabet in Japanese. Please check the next lesson below. If you have any question about this lesson please contact me here.

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