विकिपीडिया:IPA for Fijian

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The charts below show the way in which the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) represents Fijian pronunciations in Wikipedia articles.

English approximations are in some cases very loose, and only intended to give a general idea of the pronunciation.

IPA Orthography nearest English equivalent
β v von
ð c then
j y (often silent) yes
k k sky
l l less
m m mum
mb b amber
n n noon
nd d dandy
ɳɖ nr indraw
ndʒ j, di [ndʒ] ienious
ŋ g song
ŋɡ q finger
r r (trilled)
s s sis
t t stop
j, ti ([tʃi]) church, venture
ɰ w water
IPA Example Note
ˈ siga [ˈsiŋa],
cauravou [ðɔuraˈβou]
Stress falls on the
penultimate vowel letter[1]
IPA Orthography nearest English equivalent
a a cat
e e pet
i i seat
o o old
u u coot
ei ei grey
eu eu
ɛi ai between may and my
iu iu eew!
oi oi coy
ou ou know
ɔu au between know and now

Notes[संपादित करें]

  1. That is, penultimate syllable if final vowel is short, but final syllable if that has a long vowel or diphthong.