Georgian Alphabet

If you're trying to learn the Georgian Alphabet you will find some useful resources including a course about pronunciation, and sound of all letters... to help you with your Georgian 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 Georgian. Enjoy the rest of the lesson!


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Georgian Alphabet

Learning the Georgian 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 Georgian language.

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

Georgian AlphabetEnglish SoundPronunciation Example

aa as in apple

bb as in boy

gg as in gold

dd as in dry

ee as in electricity

vv as in vast

zz as in zoo

t't as in toll

iI as in Italy

kk as in karaoke

ll as in lamb

mm as in man

nn as in nice

oo as in old

pp as in piano

zhzh as in pleasure

rr as in rabbit

ss as in smart

tt as in tank

uu as in ultimate

p'p as in past

k'k as in calm

ghno English equivalent

qq as in queue

shsh as in short

ch'ch as in charm

ts'ts as in hats

dzdz as in sad zebra

tsts as in tsunami

chch as in charm

khkh as in the German bach

jj as in pleasure

hh as in Hawaii

Georgian 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:

Georgian Pronunciation

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


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