How to pronounce gnocchi

How to pronounce gnocchi - that's how it sounds right

Gnocchi are a type of Italian dumpling made from potatoes. In this article we will show you how the pronunciation of the food sounds correctly.

The correct pronunciation of gnocchi

The term gnocchi can only be pronounced in one correct way.

  • With the symbols of the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA), gnocchi are written as follows: [ˈɲɔkːi].
  • The sound combination "gn" is pronounced roughly [nj] in Italian. That sounds like "well" if you just leave out the vowels.
  • Together with the "ch", which is pronounced as [k], this results in the following pronunciation: "njoki".

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