Shona Letters

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

A a[aa] example Alabama
B b[bee] example bird
C c[see] example cat, ice
D d[dee] example day
E e[ee] example eat
F f[ef] example fly
G g[gee] example gold
H h[haa] example help
I i[ie] example India
J j[jot] example yes
K k[kaa] example kiss
L l[el] example life
M m[em] example man
N n[en] example nice
O o[oo] example old
P p[pee] example play
Q q[kuu] example quit
R r[er] example Romania
S s[es] example sea
T t[tee] example time
U u[uu] example Uzbakistan
V v[vau] example very
W w[wee] example west
X x[ex] example ox
Y y[y] example day
Z z[set] example Zulu

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