Zulu Alphabets / Zulu Letters

To learn Zulu language, Alphabets are the main part of language learning. Here you learn Zulu alphabet/Zulu letter. If you are interested to learn Zulu language, this place will help you to learn Zulu alphabet/character in Zulu and their pronunciation in English. Language is a communication tool in which knowledge, emotions and feeling convey to others.

To learn Zulu language, first we learn Zulu alphabets and then learn Zulu alphabets with words and images and their pronunciation in English. Common vocabulary is one of the important sections. Common Vocabulary contains common words that we can used in daily life conversations.

Zulu alphabet

Zulu language is a Bantu language which are spoken in South Africa over 12 million native speakers to communicates their language around the world. Zulu language is under Bantu language and Niger–Congo language family.

Zulu alphabet are called Izinhlamvu zamagama esiZulu. Zulu vowels are known as onkamisa and Zulu consonants are known as ongwaqa.

Zulu alphabet is a Latin script/Roman alphabet/English letter. Each letter having Capital letter/upper-case and Smaller letter/lower-case. There are no diacritics, diagraphs and any other special characters. Zulu alphabet contains 26 letters contains 5 vowels and 21 consonants as shown in the below table and their pronunciation in English.

Zulu Vowels

Zulu vowels are known as onkamisa. Zulu alphabet has 5 vowels. Here we learn Zulu vowels and their pronunciation in English.

ZULU VOWELS

Capital Letter

Small Letter

Pronunciation

A

a

a

E

e

e

I

i

i

O

o

o

U

u

u

Read also:  A-Z Dictionary  |  Vocabulary  |  Quiz

Zulu Consonants

Zulu consonants are known as ongwaqa. Zulu alphabet has 21 consonants. Here we learn Zulu consonants and their pronunciation in English.

ZULU CONSONANTS

Capital Letter

Small Letter

Pronunciation

B

b

bee

C

c

cee

D

d

dee

F

f

ef

G

g

gee

H

h

aitch

J

j

jay

K

k

kay

L

l

el

M

m

em

N

n

en

P

p

pee

Q

q

cue

R

r

ar

S

s

ess

T

t

tee

V

v

vee

W

w

double-u

X

x

ex

Y

y

wye

Z

z

zed

All Zulu Alphabets

ZULU ALPHABETS

Capital

Small

Pronunciation

A

a

a

B

b

bee

C

c

cee

D

d

dee

E

e

e

F

f

ef

G

g

gee

H

h

aitch

I

i

i

J

j

jay

K

k

kay

L

l

el

M

m

em

N

n

en

O

o

o

P

p

pee

Q

q

cue

R

r

ar

S

s

ess

T

t

tee

U

u

u

V

v

vee

W

w

double-u

X

x

ex

Y

y

wye

Z

z

zed

Read also:  Number in Zulu

Learn Zulu language, you must learn Zulu Sentences and Phrases as below, it helps more strength to convey your Zulu conversations.

SENTENCES & PHRASES

Hello

Sawubona

Welcome

Uyemukelwa

Thanks

Ngiyabonga

Congratulations

Halala

Good morning

Sawubona

Happy birthday

Usuku olumnandi lokuzalwa

I love you

Ngiyakuthanda

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Alphabets in other languages:

Picture Vocabulary

fruit  |  vegetable  |  bird  |  animal  |  color  |  flower  |  tree  |  fish  |  insect  |  music  |  shape  |  building  |  place  |  landscape  |  body parts  |  ornament  |  school  |  hospital  |  household items  |  kitchen items  |  stationery items  |  occupation

VOCABULARY

fruit  |  VEGETABLE  |  BIRD  |  ANIMAL  |  FLOWER  |  NUMBER  |  GREETING  |  COLOR  |  DAY  |  MONTH  |  RELATIONSHIP  |  BODY PARTS  |  HOUSEHOLD ITEMS  |  KITCHEN ITEMS  |  OCCUPATION  |  STATIONERY  |  PLANET  |  SCHOOL  |  HOSPITAL  |  DISEASE  |  #all  |  play games

GRAMMAR

SYNONYM  |  ANTONYM  |  POSITIVE words  |  PREFIX  |  SUFFIX  |  VERB  |  NOUN  |  ADJECTIVE  |  SENTENCES  |  1000 words  |  come  |  did  |  how  |  my  |  please  |  she  |  this  |  what  |  when  |  where  |  who  |  why  |  thank  |  #all

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