Phonetic speld phonetically Iz FuhnehTik

Phonetic Pronunciation
(US) IPA(key): /fəˈnɛtɪk/

phonetic (adj.)

"representing vocal sounds," 1803, from Modern Latin phoneticus (1797), from Greek phonetikos "vocal," from phonetos "to be spoken, utterable," verbal adjective of phonein "to speak clearly, utter," from phone "sound, voice," from PIE root *bha- (2) "to speak, tell, say" (see fame (n.)).

See: EngLish Voice Sound Chars Also Spelled As Yeeng Voiss Sownd Chahrz