Alphabet

Gonja Alphabet

As reviewed by the Gonja Orthography Commitee meeting 15th April 2014 in Tamale.

Aa, Bb, Ch ch, Dd, Ee, Ɛɛ, Ff,

Gg, Gb gb, Hh, Ii, Jj, Kk, Kp kp,

Kw kw, Ll, Mm, Nn,

Ŋŋ, Ny ny, Ŋm ŋm, Oo,

Ɔɔ, Pp, Rr, Ss, Sh sh,

Tt, Uu, Vv, Ww, Yy, Zz

 

Words chosen for the alphabet chart:

Eboltowor
a anishi
e eche
ɛ kemɛ
i didi/lili
o kutoto
ɔ jɔnɔ
u kumu
Nntowor
b boketi
d deka
f fitila
g gɔndɔ
j jenyi
k kaboe
l lɔŋɛ
m mɔmɔ
n nwol
ŋ koŋkoŋ
p pantɛ
r rɔba
s shongur
t taya
v veŋa
w wondoŋ
y aboyu
z zebazeba
Nnɔtowor birabarso
ch cheche
sh shiboe
kp kpakpa
gb gbaŋɛ
ny nyɔma