The Army's phonetic alphabet is a list of words used to identify letters in radio or telephone transmissions, beginning with Alfa for A, Bravo for B and ending with Yankee for Y an...
The International Radiotelephony Spelling Alphabet, commonly known as the
NATO phonetic alphabet and also known as the ICAO radiotelephonic, phonetic
Useful for spelling words and names over the phone. I printed this page, cut out
the table containing the NATO phonetic alphabet (below), and taped it to the side
Information about the phonetic alphabet invented by Benjamin Franklin in 1768.
A phonetic alphabet
is a list of words used to identify letters in a message transmitted by radio or telephone. Both the meanings of the flags (the letter which they represent) and their names (which make up the phonetic alphabet
) were selected by international agreeme... More »
These are not phonetic alphabets as in those used to guide pronounciation,
rather they are a selection of alphabets used, particularly by radio operators, to
Details of the IPA, the International Phonetic Alphabet, that can be used to
represent the sounds of any language, and is used in dictionaries and language
The official International Phonetic Alphabet, and its organization in a chart, is
maintained by the Association. As noted in our 1999 Handbook (Appendix 4), ...
This chart contains all the sounds (phonemes) used in the English language. For
each sound, it gives: The symbol from the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) ...
Type IPA phonetic symbols for English ... page allows you to easily type phonetic
transcriptions of English words in the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA).