Welsh Letters

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

A a[a, ɑː] example cat
B b[b] example bat
C c[k] example call
CH ch[x] example loch
D d[d] example dove
DD dd[ð] example this
E e[ɛ, eː] example egg
F f[v] example vast
FF ff[f] example fly
G g[ɡ] example gate
NG ng[ŋ] 12 example thing
H h[h] example hat
I i[ɪ, iː, j] example ink
L l[l] example love
LL ll[ɬ] example mute
M m[m] example mat
N n[n] example net
O o[ɔ, oː] example stove
P p[p] example pet
PH ph[f] example phone
R r[r] example rat
RH rh[r̥] example pray
S s[s] example sat
T t[t] example tan
TH th[θ] example thin
U u[ɨ̞, ɨː] unique sound
W w[ʊ, uː, w] example tool
Y y[ɨ̞, ɨː, ə] example kit

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