French nasal vowel
The nasal A is represented by the IPA symbol [ɑ̃] and is pronounced [ah(n)]:
[ɑ̃] may be spelled am, an, em, or en.
Em and en are usually pronounced [ɑ̃]. However, after é, i, and y, they are pronounced [ɛ̃].
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