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Alphabet and Character Frequency: Esperanto

On this page you will find tables containing the frequencies of letters in the Esperanto language as well as information on the Esperanto alphabet (the letters used in the Esperanto language).

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Letter Frequencies of the language Esperanto

Below you can see a table showing the frequencies of letters, as they occur in the Esperanto language. This list was created with the character counter, which is integrated in the WordCreator. Basis of this list was a Esperanto text with 2,015,830 characters (331,064 words), 1,602,023 characters were used for the counting. The text consists of a good mix of different literary genres. Of course, if another text was used as a basis, the result would be slightly different.

The first list is sorted alphabetically according to the letters, the second list by the frequencies of the letters. Accordingly, the letters A, I and E are the most frequent letters in the Esperanto language.

LetterFrequency
A11.55 %
B1.03 %
C1.00 %
Ĉ0.60 %
D2.91 %
E9.05 %
F1.07 %
G1.33 %
Ĝ0.69 %
H0.42 %
Ĥ0.01 %
I10.41 %
J3.32 %
Ĵ0.09 %
K4.08 %
L6.16 %
M2.99 %
N7.75 %
O8.86 %
P2.91 %
R5.88 %
S5.97 %
Ŝ0.36 %
T5.38 %
U3.01 %
Ŭ0.50 %
V1.81 %
Z0.54 %
LetterFrequency
A11.55 %
I10.41 %
E9.05 %
O8.86 %
N7.75 %
L6.16 %
S5.97 %
R5.88 %
T5.38 %
K4.08 %
J3.32 %
U3.01 %
M2.99 %
D2.91 %
P2.91 %
V1.81 %
G1.33 %
F1.07 %
B1.03 %
C1.00 %
Ĝ0.69 %
Ĉ0.60 %
Z0.54 %
Ŭ0.50 %
H0.42 %
Ŝ0.36 %
Ĵ0.09 %
Ĥ0.01 %
 

Lists of Esperanto syllable frequencies can be found here.

Usage Note

The list may only be used together with the internet adress sttmedia.com and the prior consent of Stefan Trost (contact). If you need additional lists, for example in a different sorting or on the basis of another source, we can provide this list for only five euros. Simply write to us.

The Esperanto Alphabet

Here you can see all letters that occur in the Esperanto alphabet. The headings of each column are showing all basic letters of the Latin alphabet in bold. In the first row of the table, there are the letters from the Latin alphabet, which are also used in Esperanto. Underneath, all in Esperanto occurring forms derived from the basic Latin letters are listed.

ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ
ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOP RSTUV   Z
  Ĉ   ĜĤ Ĵ        Ŝ Ŭ     

The Esperanto alphabet knows 28 letters. It contains of 22 basic letters of the Latin alphabet (all letters except Q, W, X and Y) and is supplemented by the 6 letters Ĉ, Ĝ, Ĥ, Ĵ, Ŝ and Ŭ.