Slovene Alphabet

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


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Slovene Alphabet

Learning the Slovene 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 Slovene language.

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

Slovene AlphabetEnglish SoundPronunciation Example
A a/a/as in alphabet
B b/b/as in bank
C c/ts/as in pizza
C c/tʃ/as in chocolate
D d/d/as in director
E e/ɛ/, /e/, /ə/as in electricity
F f/f/as in fantasy
G g/ɡ/as in gorilla
H h/x/as in house
I i/i/as in information
J j/j/as in yes
K k/k/as in coffee
L l/l/, /w/as in legend
M m/m/as in mother
N n/n/as in nature
O o/ɔ/, /o/as in opera
P p/p/as in pepper
R r/r/as in revolution
S s/s/as in salt
Š š/ʃ/as in champagne
T t/t/as in television
U u/u/as in moon
V v/v/, /w/as in villa
Z z/z/as in zebra
Ž ž/ʒ/as in garage

Slovene 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:

Slovene Pronunciation

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


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