Romanian Language/Introduction

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Alphabet[edit]

Aa Ââ Ăă Bb Cc Dd Ee Ff Gg Hh Ii Îî Jj Kk Ll Mm Nn Oo Pp Qq Rr Ss Șș Tt Țț Uu Vv Ww Xx Yy Zz

Letter Pronunciation Example Translation Observation
Aa [a] aur [aur] gold
Ââ [ɨ] [ɨ din a] câine [kɨine] dog
Ăă [ɘ] ăsta [ɘsta] this (this one), informal
Bb [be] [bɨ] bebe [bebe] (little) baby
Cc [tʃe] [kɨ] cal [ kal] horse pronounced [tʃe] or [tʃi] before vowels E or I, and pronounced [k] before other vowels or consonants
Dd [de] [dɨ] dar [dar] gift, but
Ee []