Bulgarian Alphabet

Bulgarian Alphabet

If you're trying to learn the Bulgarian Alphabet you will find some useful resources including a course about pronunciation, and sound of all letters... to help you with your Bulgarian grammar. Try to concentrate on the lesson and memorize the sounds. Also don't forget to check the rest of our other lessons listed on Learn Bulgarian. Enjoy the rest of the lesson!

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Bulgarian Alphabet

Learning the Bulgarian alphabet is very important because its structure is used in every day conversation. Without it, you will not be able to say words properly even if you know how to write those words. The better you pronounce a letter in a word, the more understood you will be in speaking the Bulgarian language.

Below is a table showing the Bulgarian alphabet and how it is pronounced in English, and finally examples of how those letters would sound if you place them in a word.

Bulgarian AlphabetEnglish SoundPronunciation Example

Аа

aAs in the word army

Аа

uAs in the word gun

Бб

bAs in the word bath

Вв

vAs in the word very

Гг

gAs in the word gun

Дд

dAs in the word dog

Ее

eAs in the word send

Жж

sAs in the word pleasure

Зз

zAs in the word zoo

Ии

iAs in the word bit

Йй

yAs in the word youth

Кк

kAs in the word kitchen

Лл

lAs in the word luck

Лл

lAs in the word leaf

Мм

mAs in the word meet

Нн

nAs in the word not

Оо

oAs in the word hot

Пп

pAs in the word pot

Рр

rAs in the word robot

Сс

sAs in the word sun

Тт

tAs in the word tall

Уу

ooAs in the word room

Фф

fAs in the word fish

Хх

hAs in the word hat

Цц

tzAs in the word quartz

Чч

chAs in the word church

Шш

shAs in the word fish

Щщ

shtAs in the word smashed

Ъъ

uAs in the word ugly

Ъъ

uAs in the word but

ь

yAs in the word youth

Юю

youAs in the word you

Яя

yaAs in the word yarn

Bulgarian Pronunciation

You saw how a letter is written and might be pronounced, but there is nothing better than hearing the sound of the letters in a video or audio. Below you will be able to hear how the letters above are pronounced, just press the play button:

Bulgarian Pronunciation
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The alphabet and its pronunciation have a very important role in Bulgarian, therefore they need very special attention. Once you're done with Bulgarian alphabet, you might want to check the rest of our Bulgarian lessons here: Learn Bulgarian. Don't forget to bookmark this page.


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