Shona Alphabet

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

A
a
[aa]
Audio
like
ask
B
b
[bee]
Audio
like
bird
C
c
[see]
Audio
like
cat, ice
D
d
[dee]
Audio
like
day
E
e
[ee]
Audio
like
eat
F
f
[ef]
Audio
like
fly
G
g
[gee]
Audio
like
gold
H
h
[haa]
Audio
like
help
I
i
[ie]
Audio
like
India
J
j
[jot]
Audio
like
yes
K
k
[kaa]
Audio
like
kiss
L
l
[el]
Audio
like
life
M
m
[em]
Audio
like
man
N
n
[en]
Audio
like
nice
O
o
[oo]
Audio
like
old
P
p
[pee]
Audio
like
play
Q
q
[kuu]
Audio
like
quit
R
r
[er]
Audio
like
rice
S
s
[es]
Audio
like
sea
T
t
[tee]
Audio
like
time
U
u
[uu]
Audio
like
urge
V
v
[vau]
Audio
like
very
W
w
[wee]
Audio
like
west
X
x
[ex]
Audio
like
ox
Y
y
[y]
Audio
like
day
Z
z
[set]
Audio
like
zoo

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

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