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.
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Hear how to pronounce Hungary
In this video, you’ll hear how ‘Hungary’ is pronounced: