Alphabet in Spanish  

Spanish for Children Spanish Alphabet

The NEW Spanish Alphabet consists of only 27 letters: same as the English alphabet with the addition of one letter: ñ.

New Spanish Alphabet
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The traditional Spanish alphabet consisted of 30 letters, it was just like the English alphabet, with the addition of four letters; ch, ll,ñ, and rr.

Traditional Spanish Alphabet
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In Spanish, the alphabet is el abecedario or el alfabeto. The letters are feminine: la E, la T. This is because the word letra is feminine – la letra T.

Some letter sounds are difficult to teach, like the k and the w. Words that begin with these letters do not occur naturally in Spanish; there are only a few words which were borrowed from other languages.


Popular Phrase: coordinantes | Language schools | Conjugated Verb: afanar - to nick, to rush, to toil [ click for full conjugation ]