Macedonian Alphabet - The Alphabet

The Alphabet

Origins:

  • Phoenician alphabet
    • Greek alphabet
      • Latin alphabet
      • Cyrillic script
        • Macedonian Cyrillic alphabet

The following table provides the upper and lower case forms of the Macedonian alphabet, along with the IPA value for each letter:

Letter
IPA
Name
А а
/a/
/a/
Б б
/b/
/bə/
В в
/v/
/və/
Г г
/ɡ/
/gə/
Д д
/d/
/də/
Ѓ ѓ
/ɟ/
/ɟə/
Е е
/ɛ/
/ɛ/
Ж ж
/ʒ/
/ʒə/
З з
/z/
/zə/
Ѕ ѕ
/d͡z/
/d͡zə/
Letter
IPA
Name
И и
/i/
/i/
Ј ј
/j/
/jə/
К к
/k/
/kə/
Л л
/l/
/lə/
Љ љ
/lj/, /ʎ/
/ʎə/
М м
/m/
/mə/
Н н
/n/
/nə/
Њ њ
/ɲ/
/ɲə/
О о
/ɔ/
/ɔ/
П п
/p/
/pə/
Letter
IPA
Name
Р р
/r/
/rə/
С с
/s/
/sə/
Т т
/t/
/tə/
Ќ ќ
/c/
/cə/
У у
/u/
/u/
Ф ф
/f/
/fə/
Х х
/x/
/xə/
Ц ц
/t͡s/
/t͡sə/
Ч ч
/t͡ʃ/
/t͡ʃə/
Џ џ
/d͡ʒ/
/d͡ʒə/
Ш ш
/ʃ/
/ʃə/

In addition to the standard sounds of the letters Ѓ and Ќ above, in some accents these letters represent /dʑ/ and /tɕ/, respectively.

Read more about this topic:  Macedonian Alphabet

Other articles related to "alphabet, alphabets, the alphabet":

Alphabet - Orthography and Pronunciation
... When an alphabet is adopted or developed for use in representing a given language, an orthography generally comes into being, providing rules for the spelling of words in ... In accordance with the principle on which alphabets are based, these rules will generally map letters of the alphabet to the phonemes (significant sounds) of the ... borrowed for languages they were not designed for, so the degree to which letters of an alphabet correspond to phonemes of a language varies greatly from one language to another and even within a single language ...
G With Hook
... G with hook (majuscule Ɠ, minuscule ɠ) is a letter of the extended Latin alphabet ... In the International Phonetic Alphabet, it represents the voiced velar implosive ... orthographies of Fula, and is included in the African reference alphabet ...
Culture Of The Choctaw - Language - The Alphabet
... there are other variation of the Choctaw alphabet, the three commonly must seen are the Byington (Original), Byington/Swanton (Linguistic), and Modern ...
Bari Dialect - The Alphabet
... The Bari dialect is composed by this alphabet a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p r s t u v z. ...

Famous quotes containing the word alphabet:

    I wonder, Mr. Bone man, what you’re thinking
    of your fury now, gone sour as a sinking whale,
    crawling up the alphabet on her own bones.
    Anne Sexton (1928–1974)