Malay Alphabet

Today I will teach you the Malay alphabet. If you follow everything provided in this page, you will be able to read, write and pronounce the Malay letters quickly and easily. I'm providing the sound so that you can hear the pronunciation of the characters. Malay 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
gold
H
h
[h]

like
home
I
i
[i]

like
eat
J
j
[ʥ]

like
job
K
k
[k]

like
kiss
L
l
[l]

like
life
M
m
[m]

like
man
N
n
[n]

like
nice
O
o
[o]

like
gold
P
p
[p]

like
pool
Q
q
[k]

like
kiss
R
r
[r]

like
read
S
s
[s]

like
smile
T
t
[t]

like
tree
U
u
[u]

like
mood
V
v
[f]

like
fly
W
w
[w]

like
wind
X
x
[ks]

like
wax
Y
y
[j]

like
yes
Z
z
[z]

like
zoo
NG
ng
[eng]

like
English
NY
ny
[nye]

like
new
KH
kh
[kha]

like
Bach
SY
sy
[sya]

like
shield
NNG
nng
[nng]

like
ring

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

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