Cantonese Phonetic Symbols ㆼㆲˊ ㄉㄨㄥ 户ㄚ˪ ㄗㄩ˫ 廴ㆿㆬ ㄈㄨˋ ㄏㄛ˪ (廣東話注音符號)

Cantonese Phonetic Symbols (廣東話注音符號) are a way to write Cantonese using the Zhuyin Fuhao script devised by Maurya Arora.

Cantonese Phonetic Symbols

Cantonese Phonetic Symbols

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Sample text (hortizontal)

Sample text in Cantonese Phonetic Symbols (horizontal)

Sample text (vertical)

Sample text in Cantonese Phonetic Symbols (vertical)

Traditional character version


Simplified character version


Transliteration (Yựtyựt Romanization)

yằnyằn shangchơtlằi zặuhặi zịyằu gé, hẳi zưnyìm tùng kừnlẹi shợng yǎtlợt pìngdẳng. Kỡưdẹi gợưyẵu lẽisíng tùng lờngsǎm, yìcẻ yinggoi yụng hingdặigan gé guanhặi lằi wụsơng dớưdọi.


All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights. They are endowed with reason and conscience and should act towards one another in a spirit of brotherhood.
(Article 1 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights)

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