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

See Occitan phonology for a more thorough look at the sounds of Occitan.

IPA Examples English approximation
Consonants
[[{{#invoke:IPA symbol|main}}]] blau blunt
[[{{#invoke:IPA symbol|main}}β]] gravilh between baby and bevy
[[{{#invoke:IPA symbol|main}}]] domeni doom
[[{{#invoke:IPA symbol|main}}ð]] unida that
[[{{#invoke:IPA symbol|main}}ʒ]] messatge magic
[[{{#invoke:IPA symbol|main}}]] fàcia frank
[[{{#invoke:IPA symbol|main}}ɡ]] gròs guardian
[[{{#invoke:IPA symbol|main}}ɣ]] agradar between a light go and ahold
[[{{#invoke:IPA symbol|main}}]] caissa scanner
[[{{#invoke:IPA symbol|main}}]] lièch long
[[{{#invoke:IPA symbol|main}}ʎ]] familha bullion
[[{{#invoke:IPA symbol|main}}]] mascle moment
[[{{#invoke:IPA symbol|main}}]] natura, colomb need
[[{{#invoke:IPA symbol|main}}ŋ]] sang lung
[[{{#invoke:IPA symbol|main}}ɲ]] montanha canyon
[[{{#invoke:IPA symbol|main}}]] pichon lisp
[[{{#invoke:IPA symbol|main}}]] rrer trilled 'r'
[[{{#invoke:IPA symbol|main}}ɾ]] malaürós like ladder in American English
[[{{#invoke:IPA symbol|main}}]] solelh soldier
[[{{#invoke:IPA symbol|main}}]] temps still
[[{{#invoke:IPA symbol|main}}]] trobairitz boots
[[{{#invoke:IPA symbol|main}}ʃ]] nuechòla chocolate
[[{{#invoke:IPA symbol|main}}]] utilizar zebra
IPA Examples English approximation
Vowels
[[{{#invoke:IPA symbol|main}}]] quatre sack
[[{{#invoke:IPA symbol|main}}]] fetge say (without the y sound)
[[{{#invoke:IPA symbol|main}}ɛ]] mètge sect
[[{{#invoke:IPA symbol|main}}]] vitz cease
[[{{#invoke:IPA symbol|main}}ɔ]] escòla cause
[[{{#invoke:IPA symbol|main}}]] Tolosa soup
[[{{#invoke:IPA symbol|main}}]] luna as in French rue and German Blüte
IPA Examples English equivalent
Semivowels
[[{{#invoke:IPA symbol|main}}]] ieu yes
[[{{#invoke:IPA symbol|main}}]] clau swallow
[[{{#invoke:IPA symbol|main}}ɥ]] uèlh as in French nuit
IPA: Diphthongs
IPA Examples English
approximation
aj maire tie
ej rei bay
ɛj glèisa
ɔj jòia boy
ɔw plòure
aw pausa now
ew Euròpa
ɛw benlèu
ja embestiar yard
je oriental yes
fr
lc yawn
ju accion you
iw viure beware
uj soi you yawned
wa qüadragenari wag
we bilingüe wait
st wet
ɥɛ flha
ds war
wi Ls weed
ɥi ambigüitat
IPA: Triphthongs
IPA Examples English
approximation
jaw suau
jej fieiral
jɛj fièira
jew ieu
jɛw camaièu
jɔw buòu
ɥɛj puèi

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