The charts below show the way in which the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) represents Standard Bulgarian pronunciations in Wikipedia articles. For a guide to adding IPA characters to Wikipedia articles, see {{IPA-bg}} and Wikipedia:Manual of Style/Pronunciation § Entering IPA characters.

See Bulgarian phonology for a more thorough look at the sounds of Bulgarian.


  1. ^ a b Scatton 1984, p. 17.


  • Sabev, Mitko (2015). Reduction of unstressed central and back vowels in Contemporary Standard Bulgarian (PDF). Glasgow, UK: Proceedings of the 18th International Congress of Phonetic Sciences.
  • Scatton, Ernest A. (1984). A Reference Grammar of Modern Bulgarian.
  • Zhobov, Valdimir (2004). Звуковете в българския език [The Sounds of the Bulgarian Language].