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Syllable Frequency: Spanish (Español)

On this page you can see two tables with the frequencies of the syllables of the Spanish language. These lists were created with the syllable counter, which is integrated in the WordCreator. Basis of these frequency lists was a Spanish text with 2,129,690 characters (381,084 words), which consisted of a good mix of different literary genres.

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Two-Party Syllables (Digrams)

In the following two tables, you can see the two-party syllables (digrams) in Spanish. From the original text, 648,079 two-party syllables were extracted, in the table only two-party syllables with a probability of at least 0.75 % are shown. The first list is sorted alphabetically according to the syllables, the second list according to the frequencies of the syllables. Accordingly, the digrams EN, DE and ER are the most frequent occurring letter combinations in the Spanish language.

LetterFrequency
AD1.02 %
AL0.91 %
AN1.15 %
AR1.54 %
AS1.28 %
CI0.98 %
CO1.31 %
DE2.77 %
DO1.35 %
EL1.40 %
EN3.01 %
ER2.25 %
ES2.20 %
IE1.01 %
IN0.77 %
LA1.91 %
LO1.10 %
ME0.80 %
NA0.88 %
NO0.82 %
NT1.68 %
ON1.15 %
OR1.04 %
OS1.73 %
PA0.88 %
QU1.44 %
RA1.83 %
RE1.29 %
RO0.85 %
SE0.99 %
ST1.09 %
TA1.38 %
TE1.55 %
TO1.11 %
UE2.03 %
UN1.07 %
LetterFrequency
EN3.01 %
DE2.77 %
ER2.25 %
ES2.20 %
UE2.03 %
LA1.91 %
RA1.83 %
OS1.73 %
NT1.68 %
TE1.55 %
AR1.54 %
QU1.44 %
EL1.40 %
TA1.38 %
DO1.35 %
CO1.31 %
RE1.29 %
AS1.28 %
ON1.15 %
AN1.15 %
TO1.11 %
LO1.10 %
ST1.09 %
UN1.07 %
OR1.04 %
AD1.02 %
IE1.01 %
SE0.99 %
CI0.98 %
AL0.91 %
PA0.88 %
NA0.88 %
RO0.85 %
NO0.82 %
ME0.80 %
IN0.77 %
 

Three-Party Syllables (Trigrams)

In the last two tables, you can see the three-party syllables (trigrams) of the Spanish language. From the original text, 179,504 three-party syllables were extracted. In the table, only trigrams with a probability of at least 0.30 % are published. The first list is sorted by the syllables, the second list is ordered by the frequencies of the syllables. Accordingly, the trigrams QUE, ENT and NTE are the most frequent in the Spanish language.

LetterFrequency
ACI0.38 %
ADA0.30 %
ADO0.71 %
ANT0.45 %
ARA0.50 %
CIÓ0.39 %
COM0.37 %
CON0.85 %
DES0.33 %
DOS0.33 %
ENT1.38 %
ERA0.64 %
ERO0.44 %
EST0.83 %
IDO0.30 %
IEN0.61 %
IER0.34 %
IÓN0.46 %
LAS0.37 %
LOS0.67 %
MEN0.60 %
NTE1.07 %
NTO0.44 %
PAR0.69 %
PER0.53 %
POR0.47 %
QUE1.66 %
RES0.35 %
STA0.50 %
STE0.36 %
TEN0.34 %
TRA0.45 %
UNA0.47 %
VER0.33 %
LetterFrequency
QUE1.66 %
ENT1.38 %
NTE1.07 %
CON0.85 %
EST0.83 %
ADO0.71 %
PAR0.69 %
LOS0.67 %
ERA0.64 %
IEN0.61 %
MEN0.60 %
PER0.53 %
STA0.50 %
ARA0.50 %
POR0.47 %
UNA0.47 %
IÓN0.46 %
ANT0.45 %
TRA0.45 %
ERO0.44 %
NTO0.44 %
CIÓ0.39 %
ACI0.38 %
LAS0.37 %
COM0.37 %
STE0.36 %
RES0.35 %
IER0.34 %
TEN0.34 %
DOS0.33 %
DES0.33 %
VER0.33 %
IDO0.30 %
ADA0.30 %
 

A list of Spanish letter frequencies can be found here.

Usage Note

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