Yiddish Alphabet

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

א[a]

like
act
ב[b]

like
bat
ג[g]

like
gold
ד[d]

like
day
ה[h]

like
hat
ו[v]

like
vest
ז[z]

like
zoo
ח[h]

like
Hans
ט[t]

like
town
י[y]

like
year
ך[k]

like
neck
כ[k]

like
kit
ל[l]

like
light
ם[m]

like
home
מ[m]

like
moon
ן[n]

like
man
נ[n]

like
nice
ס[s]

like
sweet
ע[‘a]

none
ף[p]

like
loop
פ[p]

like
pony
ץ[ts]

like
cats
צ[ts]

like
cats
ק[qu]

like
queen
ר[r]

like
room
ש[sh]

like
show
ת[t]

like
team
ב[b]

like
bank
כ[k]

like
king
פּ[p]

like
park
תּ[t]

like
time
וּ[u]

like
urge
ו[v]

like
vast
אֽ[a]

like
ask
אֿ[a]

like
answer
שׁ[sh]

like
shine
שׂ[s]

like
small
וֹ[o]

like
old

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

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