Introduction to Reading the Quran

اَكَلَ

ekele

اَلَكِ

eleky

اَمَلَ

emele

كَدَمَ

kedeme

مَلَكَ

meleke

اَلَمَ

eleme

اَذِنَ

ezyne

اَمِنَ

emyne

هَدِىَ

hedyye

فَرَسَ

ferase

سَدِمَ

sedyme

سَفِلَ

sefyle

اُذِنَ

uzyne

بَسُلَ

besule

سُحِفَ

suhyfe

خُسِرَ

husyra

فَدُمَ

fedume

لُدِمَ

ludyme

بَذَلَ

beżele

نَصَرَ

nesara

جَدَلَ

cedele

مَنَعَ

meneà

بَلَغَ

belegha

دَخَلَ

deȟale

عَلِمَ

àlime

شَهِدَ

shehide

اَذِنَ

eżyne

حَسِبَ

hasybe

اَخِيَ

eȟyye

رَضِيَ

radyye

كُدِمَ

kudyme

لُكِمَ

lukyme

عُدِلَ

‘ûdyle

وُقِعَ

k

كُشِقَ

kûshyka

ذُكِرَ

żûkyra

Letters With Sound Similarity

تَ

te

طَ

ta

Letter ت is a light letter, letter ط is a heavy letter.

ثَ
ṡe
سَ
se
صَ
sa

Letter ث  is a lisp, Letter س  is similar to “S” in English, Letter ص   is a heavy letter.

حَ
ha
خَ
ȟa
هَ
he

Sound of the letter ح   comes from the base of the throat, Letter خ   is a little gruff sound, Letter ه  ia a little “H” in English.

دَ
de
ضَ
da

Letter د    is a similar to “D” in English, Letter ض   has its own unique pronunciation.

ذ
że
ز
ze
ظَ
ża

Letter ذ   is a lisp, letter ز is similar to “Z” in English, letter ظ   is a heavy and lisp letter.

قَ
ka
كَ
ke

Letter ق is a heavy, letter ك is similar to “K” in English.

Test Yourself

ذ

że

خَ

ȟa

هَ

he

قَ

ka

صَ

sa

تَ

te

فَشَغَ

feshegha

حَفِشَ

hafyshe

شُكِرَ

shûkyra

زَهِدَ

zehyde

زَخِمَ

zeȟyme

زُنِخَ

zûnyȟa

وَعَظَ

veàza

عَظُمَ

àżume

طُبِزَ

tubyze

شَنِبَ

shenybe

فَظُعَ

feż

ظَرُفَ

żarufe