Hindi Alphabet

Hindi Alphabet

If you're trying to learn the Hindi Alphabet which is also called Devanagari, check our courses about pronunciation, and sound of all letters... to help you with your Hindi 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 Hindi. Enjoy the rest of the lesson!

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Hindi Alphabet

Learning the Hindi 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 Hindi language.

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

Hindi AlphabetEnglish SoundPronunciation Example

aas in apple

aaas in hat

eas in energy

iias in Wii

eias in mean

eias in mean

aias in mate

ias in history

oas in home

oias in moisture

oiias in oyster

uuas in noon

ouas in mouse

uas in ultimate

Bas in basket

Bhaas in Bob Hansen

Caas in California

Chhaas in Rich Hansen

Daas in Dalila

Dhaas in Edward Hansen

Faas in fast

Fias in Finland

Gaas in galaxy

Ghaas in Ghana

Ghias in Ghistapo

Haas in hand

Jaas in Jakarta

Jhaas in Jhahan

Kaas in Kashmir

Khaas in Khan

Khias in blacstory

Las in love

Lias in link

Lias in military

Liias in Lima

Liias in Bradley

Maas in man

Naas in Namibia

N'aas in Stan Alan

Niaas in Niagara

Naeas in Nigeria

Nias in Nicaragua

omsas in Tom's book

Paas in Panama

Qias in King

Raas in rank

Rias in ring

Rias in risk

Rias in Brie

Saas in Sam

Shaas in Shanghai

Shhaas in wash hand

Taas in Tamara

T'aas in Matt Alan

Thaas in Thailand

Thaas in Thailand

T'haas in Thailand

Thhaas in Keith Hansen

ugDhaas in drug down

ugDhhaas in hugged hand

Vaas in vast

Yaas in yard

Yias in year

Zaas in Zambia

Hindi 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:

Hindi Pronunciation

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


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