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А U+0410, А
CYRILLIC CAPITAL LETTER A
Џ
[U+040F]
Cyrillic Б
[U+0411]

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TranslingualEdit

 
Cyrillic letter А а (A a), normal above, italics below.
 
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EtymologyEdit

From early Cyrillic letter   azǔ, created in the tenth century from Greek Α (A, “Alpha”).

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А (upper case, lower case а)

  1. The first letter of several Cyrillic alphabets.

Related termsEdit

  • A (Latin alphabet)

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AbazaEdit

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А (Ā)

  1. First letter of the Abaza alphabet.

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AbkhazEdit

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А (Ā) (lowercase а)

  1. The first letter of the Abkhaz alphabet

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AdygheEdit

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А (Ā) (upper case, lower case а)

  1. The first letter of the Adyghe Cyrillic alphabet.

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AghulEdit

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А (transliteration needed)

  1. The first letter of the Aghul alphabet

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AlutorEdit

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А (А)

  1. The first letter of the Alutor alphabet

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ArchiEdit

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А (transliteration needed)

  1. The first letter of the Archi alphabet

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AvarEdit

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А (A) (lower case а)

  1. The first letter of the Avar alphabet

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BashkirEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (phoneme) IPA(key): /ɑ/; (in certain contexts) IPA(key): /ä/

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А (A) (lower case а)

  1. The first letter of the Bashkir alphabet

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BelarusianEdit

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А (A) (upper case, lower case а)

  1. The first letter of the Belarusian Cyrillic alphabet.

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BudukhEdit

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А (A) (lower case а)

  1. The first letter of the Budukh alphabet

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BulgarianEdit

Pronunciation 1Edit

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А (A) (upper case, lower case а)

  1. The first letter of the Bulgarian Cyrillic alphabet. It is followed by the letter Б (B).
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BuryatEdit

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А (A)

  1. The first letter in the Buriat alphabet.

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ChukchiEdit

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А (transliteration needed)

  1. The first letter of the Chukchi alphabet.

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ChuvashEdit

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А (A) (lower case а)

  1. The first letter of the Chuvash alphabet

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DargwaEdit

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А (A)

  1. The first letter of the Dargwa alphabet

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DolganEdit

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А (transliteration needed)

  1. The first letter of the Dolgan alphabet

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DunganEdit

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А (A)

  1. The first letter in the Dungan alphabet.

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Eastern MariEdit

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А (A) (lower case а)

  1. The first letter of the Eastern Mari alphabet

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EvenEdit

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А (A)

  1. First letter in the Even alphabet.

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EvenkiEdit

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А (A)

  1. The first letter of the Evenki alphabet

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Forest EnetsEdit

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А

  1. The first letter of the Enets alphabet

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HunzibEdit

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А (transliteration needed) (lower case а)

  1. The first letter of the Hunzib alphabet

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IngushEdit

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А (A)

  1. The first letter of the Ingush alphabet.

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ItelmenEdit

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А (transliteration needed)

  1. The first letter of the Itelmen alphabet.

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Judeo-TatEdit

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А (A)

  1. The first letter in the Judeo-Tat alphabet.

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KabardianEdit

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А (Ā)

  1. The first letter in the Kabardian alphabet.

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KalmykEdit

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А (A) (lower case а)

  1. The first letter of the Kalmyk alphabet

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Karachay-BalkarEdit

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А (A) (lower case а)

  1. The first letter of the Karachay-Balkar alphabet

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KarakalpakEdit

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А (transliteration needed)

  1. The first letter of the Kara-Kalpak alphabet.

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KazakhEdit

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А (A) (upper case, lower case а)

  1. The first letter of the Kazakh alphabet

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KhantyEdit

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А (A) (lower case а)

  1. The first letter of the Khanty alphabet

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KhinalugEdit

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А (A) (lower case а)

  1. The first letter of the Khinalug alphabet

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Kildin SamiEdit

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А (A) (lower case а)

  1. The first letter of the Kildin Sami alphabet

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Komi-ZyrianEdit

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А (A) (lowercase а)

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KyrgyzEdit

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А (A) (lower case а)

  1. The first letter of the Kyrgyz alphabet

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LakEdit

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А (A)

  1. The first letter of the Lak alphabet

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LezgiEdit

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А (A)

  1. The first letter of the Lezgi alphabet

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MacedonianEdit

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А (A) (uppercase, lowercase а)

  1. The first letter of the Macedonian Cyrillic alphabet. Its name is а. It's followed by Б.

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MansiEdit

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А (A) (lower case а)

  1. The first letter of the Mansi alphabet

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MokshaEdit

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А (A)

  1. The first letter in the Moksha alphabet.

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MongolianEdit

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А (A)

  1. A letter of the Cyrillic alphabet.

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NanaiEdit

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А (transliteration needed)

  1. First letter of the Nanai alphabet.

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NganasanEdit

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А (transliteration needed)

  1. First letter of the Nganasan alphabet.

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NivkhEdit

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А (A) (lower case а)

  1. The first letter of the Nivkh alphabet.

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Northern YukaghirEdit

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А (A)

  1. The first letter of the Yukaghir alphabet.

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Old Church SlavonicEdit

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А (A) (upper case, lower case а)

  1. The 1st letter of the Old Church Slavonic alphabet.

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OrokEdit

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А

  1. The 1st letter of the Orok alphabet.

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OssetianEdit

PronunciationEdit

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А (A) (lower case а)

  1. The first letter of the Ossetian alphabet.

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RussianEdit

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А (A) (upper case, lower case а)

  1. The first letter of the Russian Cyrillic alphabet. It is followed by the letter Б (B) (B).

Usage notesEdit

The Russian name for А (A) is а (ā), and in stressed syllables it has the sound of the long a in father. In unstressed positions, it is pronounced as a schwa, like the o in mother. (Unstressed Russian а (a) is pronounced the same as unstressed Russian о (o).)

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RusynEdit

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А (A) (lowercase а)

  1. The first letter of the Rusyn Cyrillic alphabet (both Lemko and Pannonian Rusyn orthography).

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RutulEdit

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А (transliteration needed) (lowercase а)

  1. The first letter of the Rutul Cyrillic alphabet.

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • A (Serbo-Croatian Latin/Roman alphabet)

LetterEdit

А (upper case, lower case а)

  1. The first letter of the Serbo-Croatian Cyrillic alphabet. It is followed by the letter Б (B).

Usage notesEdit

The Serbo-Croatian name for А is а (ā), and in stressed syllables it has the sound of the long a in father. In unstressed positions, it has the sound of the u in but.

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ShorEdit

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А (transliteration needed)

  1. The first letter of the Shor alphabet

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TabasaranEdit

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А (A)

  1. The first letter of the Tabasaran alphabet.

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TajikEdit

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А (A) (upper case, lower case а)

  1. The first letter of the Tajik Cyrillic alphabet. It is followed by the letter Б (B) (Be).

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TalyshEdit

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А (upper case, lower case а)

  1. The first letter of the Talysh Cyrillic alphabet. It is followed by the letter Б (B).

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TatarEdit

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А (A) (lower case а)

  1. The first letter of the Tatar alphabet

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TindiEdit

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А (lower case а)

  1. The first letter of the Tindi alphabet

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Tundra NenetsEdit

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А (transliteration needed) (lower case а)

  1. The first letter of the Tundra Nenets alphabet

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TuvanEdit

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А (A) (lower case а)

  1. The first letter of the Tuvan alphabet

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UdmurtEdit

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А (A) (lower case а)

  1. The first letter of the Udmurt alphabet

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UkrainianEdit

EtymologyEdit

See Translingual section.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈɑ]
  • (file)

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А (A) (upper case, lower case а)

  1. The first letter of the Ukrainian Cyrillic alphabet. It is followed by the letter Б (B).

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UrumEdit

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А (transliteration needed) (upper case, lower case а)

  1. The first letter of the Urum Cyrillic alphabet. It is followed by the letter Б.

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WakhiEdit

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А (A) (upper case, lower case а)

  1. The first letter of the Whaki Cyrillic alphabet. It is followed by the letter Б.

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Western MariEdit

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А (A)

  1. The first letter of the Western Mari alphabet.

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YagnobiEdit

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А (transliteration needed) (lower а)

  1. The first letter of the Yaghnobi alphabet

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YakutEdit

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А (A) (lowercase)

  1. The first letter of the Yakut alphabet

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