Help:IPA for Malayalam

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The charts below show the way in which the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) represents Malayalam pronunciations.

IPA Malayalam English approximation
b big
bhangra
t͡ʃ church
t͡ʃʰ which hand
ɕ sugar
ɖ dog
ɖʱ bond her hair
ɠ go
ɡʱ Egham
h head
d͡ʒ junior
d͡ʒʱ frige hanging
k king
Stockholm
ɭ swedish sorrl
ɻ run (without letting the tongue touch the palate)
m mall
ŋ sing
ɲ pi"'ñ"'ata
p pain
r trill
ɾʲ three
ʂ shun
s so
t three
j yes
ʋ curve
IPA Malayalam English approximation
Vowels
kart
e Eight
Agent
i ി sit
seat
o toll
coat
u full
fool
An Effect Vowel
Effect Malayalam Effect
Consonant