Amazon Polly
Developer Guide

Danish (da-DK)

The following table lists the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) phonemes, the Extended Speech Assessment Methods Phonetic Alphabet (X-SAMPA) symbols, and the corresponding visemes for the Danish voices that are supported by Amazon Polly.

Phoneme/Viseme Table

IPA

X-SAMPA

Description

Example

Viseme

Consonants

b

b

voiced bilabial plosive

bat

p

d

d

voiced alveolar plosive

da

t

ð

D

voiced dental fricative

mad, thriller

T

f

f

voiceless labiodental fricative

fat

f

g

g

voiced velar plosive

gat

k

h

h

voiceless glottal fricative

hat

k

j

j

palatal approximant

jo

i

k

k

voiceless velar plosive

kat

k

l

l

alveolar lateral approximant

ladt

t

m

m

bilabial nasal

mat

p

n

n

alveolar nasal

nay

t

ŋ

N

velar nasal

lang

k

p

p

voiceless bilabial plosive

pande

p

r

r

alveolar trill

thriller, story

r

ʁ

R

voiced uvular fricative

rat

k

s

s

voiceless alveolar fricative

sat

s

t

t

voiceless alveolar plosive

tal

t

v

v

voiced labiodental fricative

vat

f

w

w

labial-velar approximant

hav, weekend

u

Vowels

ø

2

close-mid front rounded vowel

øst

o

ø:

2:

long close-mid front rounded vowel

øse

o

ɐ

6

near-open central vowel

mor

a

œ

9

open-mid front rounded vowel

skøn, grønt

O

œ:

9:

long open-mid front rounded vowel

høne, gøre

O

ə

@

mid central vowel

ane

@

æː

{:

long near-open front unrounded vowel

male

a

a

a

open front unrounded vowel

man

a

æ

{

near-open front unrounded vowel

adresse

a

ɑ

A

open back unrounded vowel

lak, tak

a

ɑ:

A:

long open back unrounded vowel

rase

a

e

e

close-mid front unrounded vowel

midt

e

e:

e:

long close-mid front unrounded vowel

mele

e

ɛ

E

open-mid front unrounded vowel

mæt

E

ɛ:

E:

long open-mid front unrounded vowel

mæle

E

i

i

close front unrounded vowel

mit

i

i:

i:

long close front unrounded vowel

mile

i

o

o

close-mid back rounded vowel

foto

o

o:

o:

long close-mid back rounded vowel

mole

o

ɔ

O

open-mid back rounded vowel

mund

O

ɔ:

O:

long open-mid back rounded vowel

måle

O

ɒː

Q:

long open back rounded vowel

morse

O

u

u

close back rounded vowel

lusk

u

u:

u:

long close back rounded vowel

mule

u

ʌ

V

open-mid back unrounded

kører

E

y

y

close front rounded vowel

yt

u

y:

y:

long close front rounded vowel

hyle

u

Additional Symbols

ˈ

"

primary stress

Alabama

ˌ

%

secondary stress

Alabama

.

.

syllable boundary

A.la.ba.ma