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A Wild Night in Toledo
Pronunciation Key
Each vowel in Spanish has just one sound. They are pronounced as follows:

 

a – AH

e – EH

i – EE

o – OH

u – OO

 

The underlined syllable in each word is the accented one.

 

ñ – pronounced like the gn in lasagna

 

FLORENCIO: FLOH-REHN-SEE-OH

BELTRÁN: BEHL-TRAHN

JULIO: HOO-LEE-OH

CAPTAIN ACEVEDO: AH-SEH-VEH-DOH

LIEUTENANT CARRILLO: CAH-REE-YOH

LUCINDO: LOO-SEEN-DOH

RISELO: REE-SEH-LOH

GERARDA: HEH-RAHR-DAH

LUCRECIA: LOO-CREH-SEE-AH

CELIO: SEH-LEE-OH

LISENA: LEE-SEH-NAH

INÉS: EE-NEHS

AURELIO: AH-OO-REH-LEE-OH

BELARDO: BEH-LAHR-DOH

FINEO: FEE-NEH-OH

TORIBIO: TOH-REE-BEE-OH

MARCIAL: MAHR-SEEAHL

DON FERNANDO: DOHN FEHR-NAHN-DOH

 

TOLEDO: TOH-LEH-DOH

GRANADA: GRAH-NAH-DAH

ZOCODOVER: SOH-COH-DOH-VEHR

ÉCIJA: EH-SEE-HAH

ALCOLEA: AHL-COH-LEH-AH

ILLESCAS: EE-YEHS-CAHS

ARANJUEZ: AH-RAHN-HOO-EHS

JARAMA: HAH-RAH-MAH

ALCÁZAR: AHL-CAH-SAHR

OCAÑA: OH-CAHN-YAH

YEPES: YEH-PEHS

EL ESCORIAL: EHL EHS-COH-REEAHL

MADRID: MAH-DRIHD

VACIAMADRID: VAH-SEEAH-MAH-DRIHD

SEGOVIA: SEH-GOH-VEE-AH