THIS SITE USES THE CHARACTER ENCODING WINDOWS 1250

 

INDO-EUROPEAN, SLAVIC (22)
 
East (4)
BELARUSSIAN (Belarus')
RUSSIAN (Russia)
RUTHENIAN (Ukraine)
UKRAINIAN (Ukraine)
South (8)
Eastern (3)
BULGARIAN (Bulgaria)
MACEDONIAN (Macedonia)
OLD CHURCH SLAVONIC
Western (5)
ROMANO-SERBIAN (Yugoslavia)
SLOVENIAN (Slovenia)
Serbo-Croatian (3)
BOSNIAN (Bosnia & Herzegovina)
CROATIAN (Croatia)
SERBIAN (Yugoslavia)
West (10)
Czech-Slovak (4)
CZECH (Czechia)
HANAK (Czechia)
KNAANIC (Czechia)
SLOVAK (Slovakia)
Lechitic (4)
KASHUBIAN (Poland)
POLABIAN (Germany)
POLISH (Poland)
TESHEN SILESIAN (Czechia)
Sorbian (2)
LOWER SORBIAN (Germany)
UPPER SORBIAN (Germany)

CZECH PHONEMES

ALPHABET

OTHER GRAPHEMES

CONSONANTS

CONSONANT GRAPHEMES IN CZECH

VOCALIC CONSONANTS IN CZECH

EXAMPLE SYLLABLES {#} MEANING
mlha ml-ha {2} (a) fog
osm o-sm {2} eight
hrst hrst {1} (a) cupped hand / handful
vlk vlk {1} (a) wolf
sedm se-dm {2} seven
smrt smrt {1} (a) death

VOICELESS & VOICED CONSONANTS

EXAMPLES

ORTHOGRAPHY PRONUNCIATION MEANING
leckdy ledzgdy at times, now and then
lba ldba (a) treatment
vteina fteina (a) second
shoda schoda or zhoda (an) agreement
kbelk gbelk (a) pail
obchod opchot (a) trade / shop
sdruen zdrue (an) association
tk ek heavy; hard, difficult
dcera cera or tcera (a) daughter
nadchnout natchnout to enthuse
ztka seka heavily; hard
ponvad poeva because; since, as
krev kref (a) blood
Bh bch God
filolog filolok (a) philologist
zub zup (a) tooth
mrz mrs (a) frost
roho roho (a) mat
led let (an) ice
vpov vpovje (a) dismissal / notice

VOWELS

VOWEL GRAPHEMES IN CZECH

DIPHTHONGS

PALATALIZATION

THE "" GRAPHEME

EXAMPLES

ORTHOGRAPHY PRONUNCIATION MEANING
bhem bjehem during, in the course of
ofra ofjera alms
zmna zmjena or zmena (a) change
pst pjest (a) fist
vnec vjenec (a) wreath
djiny ejiny (a) history
nha eha (a) tenderness
tsto esto (a) dough

THE "I" & "" GRAPHEME

EXAMPLES

ORTHOGRAPHY PRONUNCIATION MEANING
divadlo ivadlo (a) theatre
nikdo igdo nobody
tha ha (a) weight
diskuze diskuze (a) discussion
nivelace nivelace (a) levelling / surveying
titul titul (a) title

CZECH SOUNDS

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