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

Sanskrit has many complex phonological processes, called sandhi, that alter sounds due to the presence of neighboring sounds at morpheme or word boundaries. See Shiksha for a more thorough discussion of the sounds of Sanskrit.

Consonants
IPANagari[1]IASTEnglish equivalent
bbabash
bhabhor
cccatch
chchoose
dado
d̪ʱdhadhere
ɖguard
ɖʱḍhguardhouse
ɡgagate
ɡʱghpigheaded
hhead
ɦhahead
jyyak
ɟjhedge
ɟʱjhhedgehog
kkscan
khcan
llleaf
mmmuch [2]
nnot [2]
ɳburner [2]
ɲ˝canyon [2]
ŋbank [2]
ppspan
phpan
rr
ssue
ʂworship
ɕśshoe
tstable
t̪ʰthtable
ʈart
ʈʰṭhart-historian
ʋvbetween ‹w› and ‹v›
Vowels [2][3]
IPANagari[1]IASTEnglish equivalent
əअ, पanut
ɑːआ, पाābra
ए, पेebetween yell and Yale
iइ, पिihappy
ई, पीīfeet
ऌ, पॢSyllabic ‹l›: bottle
l̩ːॡ, पॣLong syllabic ‹l›
ओ, पोoold
ऋ, पृSyllabic ‹r›: better
r̩ːॠ, पॄLong syllabic ‹r›: bird
uउ, पुulook
ऊ, पूūloot
əiऐ, पैai
əuऔ, पौau


Other symbols
IPANagari[1]IASTEnglish equivalent
 ̃nasal vowel ([Ńː], [§ː], etc.) [2]
ˈstress
(placed before stressed syllable)

 

 

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