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GREEK  PRONUNCIATION

To present  the pronunciation, in addition to the latin  characters,  the following  IPA  ( International Phonetic Alphabet) characters are  used  in this page :

γ  =  [ like the "g"  of the spanish  word  "gordo"]
δ  =  [like the  "th"  of  the  english  word   "then"]
θ  =  [like  the "th" of the  english  word  "theory"]
χ  =  [like the "j" of the spanish word "junta"]

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Letters
A,  α   =  [a]                                                απόδοση  = [apoδosi]
Β,  β   =  [v]                         βροχή = [vroχi]      βάρος = [varos]   βιότοπος = [viotopos]   βιβλίο = [vivlio]
Γ,  γ   =   [γ]                                          γάλα = [γala]   γιαγιά = [yaya]
Δ,  δ   =   [δ]                                          δέντρο = [δendro]     δαμάσκηνο =  [δamaskino]
Ε,  ε   =   [e]               έκλειψη = [eklipsi]   ενημέρωση [enimerosi]   ένταση = [endasi]  ελιά = [spanish  pronunciation : ella]  
Ζ,  ζ   =   [z]                 εμπόριο = [emborio]   ελευθερία = [elefθeria]  ζωή = [zoi]  ζωντανός = [zondanos] 
Η,  η  =   [i ]              Ζαρατούστρα = [zaratustra]   ήλιος = [spanish pronunciation : illos] ήρωας = [iroas] 
Θ,  θ  =   [θ]               Ηρακλής = [iraklis]  Θεός = [θeos]   θύρα = [θira]   θεωρία [θeoria]  θυρεός [θireos]  θύελλα = [θiela]
Ι,    ι   =   [i]                                                                            ιερός = [ieros]   ιδανικός =  [iδanikos]
Κ, κ   =   [k]                   κάθισμα = [kaθizma]   καιρός = [keros]  κοντός = [kondos]  Κρήτη = [kriti]
Λ,  λ  =   [l]                                                                                Λαμπρή = [lambri]  λύκος = [likos]
Μ,  μ  =  [m]                                                                             μαρούλι  =  [maruli]  μητέρα  = [mitera]
Ν,  ν   =  [n]                                                              νερό = [ nero]  νήμα =  [nima]  νότος = [notos]
Ξ,  ξ    =  [ks]                                                                                                Νάξος = [naksos]   Παξοί = [paksi] 
Ο,  ο   =  [o]                                                                                         ονομασία = [onomasia]  όνειρο = [oniro]
Π,  π   =  [p]                                                                                Παρθενώνας = [parθenonas]
Ρ,  ρ   =  [r]                                                                          ρόδο = [roδo]  Ρώμη = [romi]
Σ,σ, ς   =  [s]                                                                                           σοφός = [sofos]
Τ,  τ    =  [t]                                                                           τροχός = [troχοs]    τροχιά = [troχia]
Υ,  υ   =  [i]                                                               υλικό = [iliko]
Φ,  φ   =  [f]                                                         φωνή = [foni]
Χ,  χ   =   [χ]                                                                                  χοίρος = [χiros]   χωράφι = [χorafi]
Ψ, ψ   =   [ps]                                                                                     ψωμί  = [psomi]  ψέμμα =  [psema]
Ω, ω   =   [o]                                                                           ωραία = [orea]  ώρα = [ora]


Diphthongs
αι =  [e]                                                        αιώνας =  [eonas]
ει =  [i]                                        ειρήνη = [irini]
οι =  [i]                            οικειότητα = [ ikiotita]
υι =  [i]                                                               μυίγα = [miγa]
ου =  [like the italian or the spanish  "u"]  πούπουλο =  [pupulo]
αυ  =  [av]  or  [af]     αύριο = [avrio]   αυτί = [afti]
ευ  =   [ev]  or  [ef]    Ευαγγέλιο = [evangelio]   εύκολος = [efkolos]

Some   combinations
αγκ =  [ang]                                      αγκώνας  =  [angonas]
αγγ =  [ang]                                       αγγαρία  =  [agaria]   άγγελος =  [angelos]
αντ =  [and]                                         αντίσταση = [andistasi]
εντ =  [end]                                    έντυπο  =  [endipo]
εμπ = [emb]                                                   εμπιστοσύνη  = [embistosini]
αγχ = [anχ]                                άγχος = [anχos]
μπα  =  [ba]                                                     μπαταρία = [bataria]
γκα  =  [ga]                       γκαμήλα  =  [gamila]
τσα =  [tsa]                                                     τσατσάρα = [tsatsara]
τζα  =  [tza]                          τζαμαρία = [tzamaria]
σμυ =  [zmi]                                      Σμύρνη = [zmirni]   κασμίρι = [kazmiri]     σμύριδα = [zmiriδa]
γιά   =  [ya]                                                                                                                         γιαούρτι =  [yaurti]
γία   =  [ like the "yea"  of the english  word  "year"  or like the spanish word  guía]
λία   =  [lia]
λιά   =  [like the italian  "glia"  or  the spanish/catalan   "lla"]
νία   =  [nia]   
νιά   =  [like  the spanish  "ña"   or the  italian   "gna"]
χε    =  [χe : like the spanish  "ge"]
κε   =  [like the italian  "che" or the spanish  "que"]
κία  =  [like the spanish  "quía"  or the italian  "chi-ha"]
κιά  =  [like the   "chiá"  of the italian word   chiácchera]

Some  word  combinations

την  προσοχή σας    = [timbrosoχisas]
την  Κρήτη              =  [tingriti]
την   Τετάρτη           = [tindetarti]
δέν πρέπει               = [δembrepi]
θα  τους  δώσω       = [ θaduoso]
δέν τους  βλέπω      = [δenduzvlepo]

εγγράφω                  = [erafo]
συμπληρώνω           = [simblirono]
την  Δευτέρα           = [tiδeftera]
άν  και  δέν  προσέχει  =  [ankeδembroseχi]
την  Πρωτοχρονιά   =  [timbrotoχroña]
την   ξύπνησα  =   [tingzipnisa]
τους  δείχνει τον δρόμο =  [tuiχnitoδromo]
δεν τους  λέει  τίποτα = [δenduzleitipota]
Ευαγγελισμός =  [evangelizmos]
Αμπελόκηποι  =  [ambelokipi]
Μεταξουργείο =  [metaksuryio]
Σύνταγμα  =  [sindaγma]
Πανεπιστήμιο =  [ panepistimio]
Ομόνοια = [omonia]
Μέγαρο  Μουσικής =  [meγaro  musikis]
Εθνική  Άμυνα  = [eθniki  amina]
Πανόρμου = [panormu]
Κατεχάκη = [kateχaki]
Μοναστηράκι = [monastiraki]
Χαλάνδρι = [χalanδri]
Δουκίσσης  Πλακεντίας  = [δukisis  plakendias]
Ακρόπολη =  [akropoli]
Λυκαβηττός =  [likavitos]
Πάρνηθα =  [parniθa]
Πεντέλη =  [pendeli]
Υμηττός  = [imitos]
Αττική  Οδός  =  [atiki  oδos]
Πειραιάς  = [pireas]
Κηφισσιά  =  [kifisχia]
Βικτώρια = [viktoria]
την  Πέμπτη =  [timbembdi]