How do you pronounce Hungary?

The question of how to pronounce ‘Hungary’ has been a topic of debate for many years.

Some say "hung-a-ree," while others say "hun-garee." So, which is it? Well, the answer may surprise you. According to the Hungarian government, the official way to pronounce Hungary is "hun-garee."

So there you have it! The next time you're in a conversation and someone asks you how to say Hungary, you can confidently tell them that the correct pronunciation is "hun-garee." Who knows, maybe you'll even start a trend.

Want to really impress? Learn how to pronounce Budapest as well.

Hear how to pronounce Hungary

In this video, you’ll hear how ‘Hungary’ is pronounced: