spanish alphabet

Spanish alphabet with audio / Alfabeto Español

Letter
Name
Example
A
Amor(love)
B*
Bebida(beverage)
C
Cerveza(beer)
Ch
Chile(Chile)
D
Día(day)
E
España(Spain)
F
Frío(cold)
G
Ganar(to earn)
H
Hermano(brother)
I
Isla(island)
J
Jamás(never)
K
Kilo(kilo)
L
Libre(free)
LL
Llegar (to arrive)
M
Morir(to die)
N
Noche(night)
Ñ
Ñoquis(gnocchi)
O
Ola(wave)
P
Panza(belly)
Q
Queso(cheese)
R
Ropa(clothes)
S
Sentido(sense)
T
 (tea)
U
Uno(one)
V*
Volver(to come back)
W
Whisky(whisky)
X
seXo (sex)
Y
Yerno(son-in-law)
Z
Zapato (shoe)

* The names above for the letters B and V are the ones used in Spain. In other countries, you will find the following pronounciation:

    • Argentina: Be larga (B)     and Ve corta (V)  
  • Mexico: Be grande (B)     and Ve chica (V) 
  • Catalunia: Be alta (B)     and Ve baja (V)