French nasal vowel
The nasal U is represented by the IPA symbol [œ̃] and is pronounced [eu(n)]:
- [eu] is pronounced much like the oo in "good"
- (n) represents the nasal sound
[œ̃] may be spelled un or um.
In France, many speakers do not pronounce the nasal U as [œ̃], but rather [ɛ̃]. Outside of France, the distinction is usually maintained.
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