Javanese Alphabet

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

A
a
[a]

like
act
B
b
[b]

like
bay
C
c
[ʨ]

like
chat
D
d
[d]

like
day
E
e
[ɛ]

like
egg
F
f
[f]

like
fine
G
g
[ɡ]

like
gas
H
h
[h]

like
hot
I
i
[i]

like
meat
J
j
[ʥ]

like
job
K
k
[k]

like
kit
L
l
[l]

like
life
M
m
[m]

like
man
N
n
[n]

like
nice
O
o
[o]

like
old
P
p
[p]

like
pool
Q
q
[k]

like
kiss
R
r
[r]

like
rice
S
s
[s]

like
son
T
t
[t]

like
time
U
u
[u]

like
tool
V
v
[f]

like
free
W
w
[w]

like
wind
X
x
[ks]

like
wax
Y
y
[j]

like
year
Z
z
[z]

like
zoo
NG
ng
[eng]

like
hang
NY
ny
[nye]

like
mania
KH
kh
[kha]

like
bach
SY
sy
[sya]

like
shield
NNG
nng
[nng]

like
bang

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

Javanese Lessons       Javanese Lessons

Javanese Adjectives       Javanese Adjectives


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