Finnish Letters

Let's now learn the Finnish letters. Knowing these characters will allow you to read and write commonly used expressions and words with ease.

A a[ɑː] example Alabama
B b[beː] example bat
C c[seː] example cat, ice
D d[deː] example day
E e[eː] example eat
F f[æf] example fine
G g[ɡeː] example vision, go
H h[hoː] example hot
I i[iː] example ink
J j[j] example yes
K k[koː] example kid
L l[æl] example love
M m[æm] example me
N n[æn] example now
O o[oː] example old
P p[peː] example play
Q q[kuː] example
R r[ær] example ring
S s[æs] example sweet
Š š[ˈhat.tu] example ship
T t[teː] example tree
U u[uː] example Uzbakistan
V v[ʋeː] example vast
W w[ʋeː] example vast
X x[æks] example wax
Y y[u] example put
Z z[tset] example cats
Ž ž[ˈhat.tu] example junk
Å å[oː] example poor
Ä ä[æː] example ache
Ö ö[øː] example ultra

The above letters in Finnish should allow you to read and write the following pages with much ease: popular phrases in Finnish, Finnish homepage, or Finnish Grammar. Finnish quiz and flashcard can also be found on our homepage.