How to pronounce "Bárðarbunga"

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How to pronounce "Bárðarbunga"

Icelandic is a notoriously difficult language to pronounce for the uninitiated. It has this massive rolling "R", words that never seem to end and to top it off most Icelanders speak quite fast.

Our latest volcano to make international headlines is Bárðarbunga. Yeah, try saying it. "What is that weird looking D there?" you might think.

To avoid another Eyjafjallajökull disaster, we at have taken the time to make a clear and simple guide for pronouncing Bárðarbunga. This is actually how you pronounce "Bárðarbunga". Here it is:

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