How Do You Spell UMAN?
The spelling of the word "uman" can be confusing to some, as its pronunciation does not match its traditional spelling. The phonetic transcription for "uman" is /jumæn/. The first sound is a voiced palatal approximant, similar to the "y" sound in "yes." The following vowel is a short "u" sound, as in "bus." The final consonant cluster consists of an unvoiced bilabial stop (similar to a "p" sound) followed by an unvoiced velar nasal (similar to an "ng" sound).