Gujarati Alphabet

Gujarati Alphabet

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

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Gujarati Alphabet

Learning the Gujarati 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 Gujarati language.

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

Gujarati AlphabetEnglish SoundPronunciation Example
aas in father
āas in Caanada
ias in bid
īas in speed
uas in put
ūas in mule
as in merci
eas in men
aias in hi
oas in top
auas in plough
âas in fur
ôas in food
āas in Caanada
િias in bid
īas in speed
uas in put
ūas in mule
as in merci
eas in men
aias in hi
oas in top
auas in plough
âas in fur
ôas in food
kas in cow
chas in child
as in tower
tas in tea
pas in please
khas in Khalid
chhas in church house
ṭhas in this
thas in think
phas in tap him
guas in guy
jas in jealous
as in that
das in dream
bas in baby
gheas in au revoir
jheas in pleasure
ḍheclose to brother
dheas in door
bheas in boring
ṅeas in nice
ñeas in Español
ṇeas in nana
neas in nine
meas in marry
yeas in yellow
reas in river
leas in life
veas in very
śheas in shield
ṣeas in sip
seas in soul
heas in humor
ḷeas in Laos
mas in many

Gujarati 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:

Gujarati Pronunciation

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


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