French Alphabet

The French alphabet is based on the 26 letters of the Latin Alphabet.  They are listed below and beside each is the phonetic pronunciation:

A /ɑ/

B /be/

C /se/

D /de/

E /ø/

F /ɛf/

G /ʒe/

H /aʃ/

I /i/

J /ʒi/

K /ka/

L /ɛl/

M /ɛm/

N /ɛn/

O /o/

P /pe/

Q /ky/

R /ɛʁ/

S /ɛs/

T /te/

U /y/

V /ve/

W /dubləve/ “double v”

X /iks/

Y /iɡʁɛk/ “i grec”

Z /zɛd/

Have a listen for yourself!

Try singing the alphabet song in French!

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