International phonetic alphabet

This is a list of international and localised phonetic alphabet words, commonly used by police, military and aviation authorities.


Letter NATO &
international
aviation
International
(ex-aero)
International American
(ex-military)
American
(police)
English German Italian
A Alpha Alpha Amsterdam Abel Adam Andrew Anton Ancona
Ä             Ärger  
B Bravo Bravo Baltimore Baker Boy Benjamin Berta Bologna
C Charlie Coca Casablanca Charlie Charlie Charlie Cäsar Como
Ch             Charlotte  
D Delta Delta Denmark Dog David David Dora Domodossola
E Echo Echo Edison Easy Edward Edward Emil Empoli
É                
F Foxtrot Foxtrot Florida Fox Frank Frederick Friedrich Firenze
G Golf Golf Gallipoli George George George Gustav Genova
H Hotel Hotel Havana How Henry Harry Heinrich Hotel
I India India Italy Item Ida Isaac Ida Imola
J Juliet Juliet Jerusalem Jig John Jack Julius I lunga
K Kilo Kilo Kilogram King King King Kaufmann Kursaal
L Lima Lima Liverpool Love Lincoln Lucy Ludwig Livorno
M Mike Metro Madagascar Mike Mary Mary Martha Milano
N November Nectar New York Nan Nora Nelli Nordpol Napoli
Ñ                
O Oscar Oscar Oslo Oboe Ocean Oliver Otto Otranto
Ö             Ökkonom  
P Papa Papa Paris Peter Paul Peter Paula Padova
Q Quebec Quebec Quebec Queen Queen Queenie Quelle Quarto
R Romeo Romeo Roma Roger Robert Robert Richard Roma
S Sierra Siera Santiago Sugar Sam Sugar Samuel Savona
Sch             Schule  
T Tango Tango Tripoli Tare Tom Tommy Theodor Torino
U Uniform Union Uppsala Uncle Union Uncle Ulrich Udine
Ü             Übermut  
V Victor Victor Valencia Victor Victor Victor Viktor Venezia
W Whisky Whisky Washington William William William Wilhelm Washington
X X-ray Extra Xanthippe X (eks) X-ray Xmas Xanthippe Ics
Y Yankee Yankee Yokohama Yoke Young Yellow Ypsilon York
Z Zulu Zulu Zürich Zebra Zebra Zebra Zeppelin Zara