Welsh Alphabet

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

A
a
[a, ɑː]
Audio
like
cat
B
b
[b]
Audio
like
bat
C
c
[k]
Audio
like
call
CH
ch
[x]
Audio
like
loch
D
d
[d]
Audio
like
dove
DD
dd
[ð]
Audio
like
this
E
e
[ɛ, eː]
Audio
like
egg
F
f
[v]
Audio
like
vast
FF
ff
[f]
Audio
like
fly
G
g
[ɡ]
Audio
like
gate
NG
ng
[ŋ]
Audio
like
thing
H
h
[h]
Audio
like
hat
I
i
[ɪ, iː, j]
Audio
like
ink
L
l
[l]
Audio
like
love
LL
ll
[ɬ]
Audio
like
mute
M
m
[m]
Audio
like
mat
N
n
[n]
Audio
like
net
O
o
[ɔ, oː]
Audio
like
stove
P
p
[p]
Audio
like
pet
PH
ph
[f]
Audio
like
phone
R
r
[r]
Audio
like
rat
RH
rh
[r̥]
Audio
like
pray
S
s
[s]
Audio
like
sat
T
t
[t]
Audio
like
tan
TH
th
[θ]
Audio
like
thin
U
u
[ɨ̞, ɨː]
Audio
unique
sound
W
w
[ʊ, uː, w]
Audio
like
tool
Y
y
[ɨ̞, ɨː, ə]
Audio
like
kit

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

Welsh Lessons   Welsh Lessons

Welsh Adjectives   Welsh Adjectives



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