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Wish to know what are the consonants when it comes to Tamil language? In articulatory phonetics, the Tamil consonant is a speech sound which is articulated using full or simply partial closure of the vocal tract. The word consonant is usually employed to make reference to a letter of a Tamil alphabet which signifies a consonant sound. Learn More

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Tamil Consonants in Alphabet

blike 'b' in "bed"
clike 's' in "supper", 'k' in "kid"
dlike 'd' in "dog"
flike 'ph' in "phone"
glike 'g' in "go", 'j' in "jello"
hlike 'h' in "help" (often silent in the UK and other Commonwealth countries)
jlike 'dg' in "edge"
klike 'c' in "cat"
llike 'l' in "love"
mlike 'm' in "mother"
nlike 'n' in "nice"
plike 'p' in "pig"
qlike 'q' in "quest" (with "u", almost always)
rlike 'r' in "row", like 'r' in "feather" (often silent in the UK and other Commonwealth countries at end of word)
slike 'ss' in "hiss", like 'z' in "haze"
tlike 't' in "top"
vlike 'v' in "victory"
wlike 'w' in "weight"
xlike 'cks' in "kicks", like 'z' in "haze" (at beginning of a word)
ylike 'y' in "yes", like 'ie' in "pie", like 'ee' in "flee"
zlike 'z' in "haze"

Tamil Diphthongs in Alphabet

Click on the links below to find a list of useful Tamil travel words that are organized by group. For each holiday phrase in Tamil, you will notice the actual English interpretation.

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