Vietnamese Alphabet

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

A
a
[α:]
Audio
like
ask
Â
â
[ɜ]
Audio
like
put
Ă
ă
[α]
Audio
like
hat
B
b
[ɓ]
Audio
like
big
C
c
[k]
Audio
like
cat
CH
ch
[t∫, c]
like
chat
D
d
[z, j]
Audio
like
zoo (north)
yes (south)
Đ
đ
[ɗ]
Audio
like
day
E
e
[ε]
Audio
like
pet
Ê
ê
[e]
Audio
like
mate
G
g
[ɣ]
Audio
like
gold
GH
gh
[ɣ]
like
Ghana
GI
gi
[z, j]
like
zoo (n)
yes (s)
H
h
[h]
Audio
like
hat
I
i
[i]
Audio
like
ink, eat
K
k
[k]
Audio
like
kit
KH
kh
[kh, x]
like
Bach
L
l
[l]
Audio
like
love
M
m
[m]
Audio
like
man
N
n
[n]
Audio
like
nice
NG
ng
[ŋ]
like
ring
NGH
ngh
[ŋ]
like
singer
NH
nh
[ɲ]
like
new
O
o
[ɔ]
Audio
like
hot
Ô
ô
[o]
Audio
like
boat
Ơ
ơ
[ɜ:]
Audio
like
fur
P
p
[p]
Audio
like
peace
PH
ph
[f]
like
fly
QU
qu
[kw]
Audio
like
queue
R
r
[z, ɹ]
Audio
like
zoo (n)
tar (s)
S
s
[s, ∫]
Audio
like
sea (n)
shy (s)
T
t
[t]
Audio
like
top
TH
th
[th]
like
thin
TR
tr
[t∫,ʈɽ]
like
chat (n)
tree (s)
U
u
[ʊ]
Audio
like
boot
Ư
ư
[ɨ]
Audio
like
cute
V
v
[v, j]
Audio
like
van (n)
yes (s)
X
x
[s]
Audio
like
sky
Y
y
[i]
like
tea

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

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