Help:IPA/Azerbaijani

The charts below show the way in which the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) represents pronunciations of the Azerbaijani language and its two forms (Caucasian and Iranian) in Wikipedia articles. For a guide to adding IPA characters to Wikipedia articles, see {{IPA-az}} and Wikipedia:Manual of Style/Pronunciation § Entering IPA characters.

Consonants
IPA Orthography English approximation
azb azj
b ب b about
c ک k skew
ç[1] ح hue
d د d ado
dz[2] ج c adze
jump
f ف f food
ɡ ق q ago
ɣ غ ğ Spanish amigo
h ه h home
j ی y yet
ɟ گ g argue
k[3] ک k score
l ل l late
m م m much
n ن n not
ɲ[4] canyon
ŋ[5] wing
p پ p span
ɾ ر r American atom
s س s send
ʃ ش ş shoe
t ت t stable
ts[2] چ ç bits
change
v و v vase
w[6] wet
x خ x Scottish loch
z ز z zone
ʒ ژ j leisure
Vowels
IPA Orthography English approximation
azb azj
ɑ آ a father
æ اَ ə cat
e ائ ئ e bed
i ای i creek
o او o mole
œ اؤ ö bird
u اوُ u soup
ɯ اؽ ı roses
y اۆ ü somewhat like cute
Suprasegmentals
IPA Examples Meaning
ˈ Bakı
[bɑˈcɯ]
stress mark (placed before the stressed syllable)
ː barı
[ˈbɑːɾɯ]
long vowel

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NotesEdit

  1. ^ Allophone of /c/ before a voiceless consonant or at the end of a word.
  2. ^ a b Only used in certain dialects.
  3. ^ Only occurs in loanwords.
  4. ^ Allophone of /n/ before [ɟ] and [c].
  5. ^ Allophone of /n/ before [ɡ] and [k].
  6. ^ Allophone of /v/ after a vowel.