Old English Pronounciation

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Old English Pronounciation
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2014-10-14 16:04:29
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  1. æ
    • "ah"
    • as in "hat"
  2. ǣ
    "air"

    a lengthened version of æ, as in "hair"
  3. e
    • "eh"
    • as in "get"
  4. ē
    • a short "ay" sound
    • as in "gate"
  5. i
    same as modern english, as in "lip"
  6. ī
    • "ee"
    • as in "leap"
  7. y
    • as in the french "tu"
    • as in german "uber"
  8. ō
    • "oh"
    • as in "coat"
  9. u
    • "uh"
    • as in "pull"
  10. ū
    as in "pool"
  11. sc
    "sh"
  12. cg
    "dge"
  13. ea
    "eh-ah"
  14. h in the middle or end of a word
    a gutteral "kh" sound as in "loch"

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