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The charts below show the way in which the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) represents Serbo-Croatian (the Croatian and Serbian standards thereof) pronunciations in Wikipedia articles. For a guide to adding IPA characters to Wikipedia articles, see {{IPA-sh}}, {{IPA-sr}}, {{IPA-hr}}, and Wikipedia:Manual of Style/Pronunciation § Entering IPA characters.

Examples below in the Latin script are given in the Ijekavian pronunciation, while Cyrillic ones are in the Ekavian pronunciation. See Serbo-Croatian phonology for a more thorough look at the sounds of these languages.

Consonants
IPA Example Nearest English equivalent
Latin Cyrillic
b bob боб bob
d dan дан doom
[1] đak ђак jug, but more of a y-like sound.
[1][2] ep џeп just
f film филм film
ɡ gore горе gore
j ja ја yaw
k kola кола score
l Luka Лука fill
bicikl бицикл little
ʎ bilje биље million
m more море more
n ne не no
njutn њутн burden
ŋ[3] banka банка bank
ɲ konj коњ canyon, but said quickly
p pet пет space
r robot робот trilled r
vrba врба US verb, but trilled
s stol стол stole
ʃ[4] šuma шума shell
t tata тата star
Ijekavian pronunciation, while Cyrillic ones are in the Ekavian pronunciation. See Serbo-Croatian phonology for a more thorough look at the sounds of these languages.