Friday, April 17, 2015

Telugu and Kannada Alphabets (Vowels & Consonants) : English Pronunciation

Alphabets

Vowels – 16
S.No.
ENGLISH (Pronunciation)
KANNADA

AUDIO
TELUGU
1
a

as in America
2
aa

as in Australia
3
i

as in India
4
ee

as in Egypt
5
u

as in Uganda
6
oo

as in Cameroon
7
Ru

as in Aruba
8
Roo

as in Peru
9
e

as in Eskimo
10
ae

as in Malaysia
11
ai

as in Iceland
12
o

as in Oman
13
oa

as in Mexico
14
ow

as in South Africa
15
am
ಅಂ

అం
as in Cambodia
16
aha
ಅಃ

అః


Consonants – 36
S.No.
ENGLISH (Pronunciation)
KANNADA
AUDIO
TELUGU
1
ka

as in Kenya
2
kha

as in Kazakhstan
3
ga

as in Portugal
4
gha

as in Ghana
5
injna

as in Gnome
6
cha

as in China
7
chha

as in French
8
ja

as in Japan
9
jha

as in Georgia
10
ini

11
Tta

as in Turkey
12
Ttha

as in Bhutan
13
Dda

as in Denmark
14
Ddha

as in Jordan
15
nha

16
ta

as in Taiwan
17
tha

as in Thailand
18
da

as in Saudi
19
dha

as in Dhar
20
na

as in Nepal
21
pa

as in Panama
22
Pha

as in Fiji
23
ba

as in Burma
24
bha

as in Bharat
25
ma

as in Maldives
26
ya

as in Yemen
27
ra

as in Russia
28
la

as in Sri Lanka
29
Lla

as in Taal
30
va

as in Tuvalu
31
Sa

as in Bangladesh
32
sha

as in Marshall Islands
33
ssa

as in Singapore
34
ha

as in Hong Kong
35
ksha
ಕ್ಷ

క్ష
as in Rakshak
36
Rra

as in Israel