خ U+062E, خ
ARABIC LETTER KHAH
ح
[U+062D]
Arabic د
[U+062F]
U+FEA5, ﺥ
ARABIC LETTER KHAH ISOLATED FORM

[U+FEA4]
Arabic Presentation Forms-B
[U+FEA6]
U+FEA6, ﺦ
ARABIC LETTER KHAH FINAL FORM

[U+FEA5]
Arabic Presentation Forms-B
[U+FEA7]
U+FEA7, ﺧ
ARABIC LETTER KHAH INITIAL FORM

[U+FEA6]
Arabic Presentation Forms-B
[U+FEA8]
U+FEA8, ﺨ
ARABIC LETTER KHAH MEDIAL FORM

[U+FEA7]
Arabic Presentation Forms-B
[U+FEA9]

Arabic edit

Etymology edit

Derived from ⁧ح(), and originally written as such (in rasm) by analogy with Nabatean tradition, as Nabatean cognates of Arabic words with /x/ were indiscriminately spelled using ⁧𐢊().

Pronunciation edit

  • (letter name): IPA(key): /xaːʔ/, /χaːʔ/
  • (phoneme): IPA(key): /x/, /χ/

Letter edit

خ / خ‍ / ‍خ‍ / ‍خ (ḵāʔ)

  1. The seventh letter of the Arabic alphabet. Its name is ⁧خَاء(ḵāʔ), and is preceded by ⁧ح() and followed by ⁧د(d).

Symbol edit

خ / خ‍ / ‍خ‍ / ‍خ (ḵāʔ)

  1. The twenty-fourth letter in traditional abjad order, which is used in place of numerals for list numbering (abjad numerals). It is preceded by ⁧ث() and followed by ⁧ذ().

See also edit

References edit

  • Diem, Werner (1980), “Untersuchungen zur frühen Geschichte der arabischen Orthographie: II. Die Schreibung der Konsonanten”, in Orientalia (in German), volume 49, issue 1, →DOI, page 74

Balti edit

Pronunciation edit

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خ⁩ (transliteration needed)

  1. The twelfth letter of the Balti alphabet, written in the Perso-Arabic script

Burushaski edit

Pronunciation edit

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خ⁩ (transliteration needed)

  1. The fourteenth letter of the Burushaski alphabet, written in the Perso-Arabic script

Chinese edit

Pronunciation edit

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خ

  1. The tenth letter of the Xiao'erjing abjad.

Usage notes edit

  • This letter is used before the finals -u, -ua, -uai, -uan, -uang, -ui, -un, -uo.

Hijazi Arabic edit

Pronunciation edit

  • (letter name): IPA(key): /ˈxaːʔ/
  • (phoneme): IPA(key): /x/
  • (allophones): IPA(key): [x], [χ]

Letter edit

خ (ḵāʔ)

  1. The seventh letter of the Arabic alphabet. Its name is ⁧خَاء(ḵāʔ), and is preceded by ⁧ح(ḥāʔ) and followed by ⁧د(dāl).

Forms edit

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
خ ـخ ـخـ خـ

Kashmiri edit

Pronunciation edit

  • (letter name): IPA(key): /kʰaj/
  • (phoneme): IPA(key): /kʰ/, /x/

Letter edit

خ (kh)

  1. The fourteenth letter of the traditional alphabet chart of Kashmiri.

Forms edit

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
خ ـخ ـخـ خـ

See also edit

  • Previous letter: ⁧ح(h)
  • Next letter: ⁧د(d)

Khowar edit

Pronunciation edit

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خ⁩ (ḵe)

  1. The tenth letter of the Khowar abjad.

Forms edit

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
خ ـخ ـخـ خـ

See also edit

  • Previous letter: ⁧ح
  • Next letter: ⁧ݯ

Malay edit

 
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Pronunciation edit

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خ / خ‍ / ‍خ‍ / ‍خ

  1. The eighth letter of the Malay alphabet, written in the Arabic script.

See also edit

  • (Arabic script letters) ⁧ا⁩,‎ ⁧ب⁩,‎ ⁧ت⁩,‎ ⁧ة⁩,‎ ⁧ث⁩,‎ ⁧ج⁩,‎ ⁧چ⁩,‎ ⁧ح⁩,‎ ⁧خ⁩,‎ ⁧د⁩,‎ ⁧ذ⁩,‎ ⁧ر⁩,‎ ⁧ز⁩,‎ ⁧س⁩,‎ ⁧ش⁩,‎ ⁧ص⁩,‎ ⁧ض⁩,‎ ⁧ط⁩,‎ ⁧ظ⁩,‎ ⁧ع⁩,‎ ⁧غ⁩,‎ ⁧ڠ⁩,‎ ⁧ف⁩,‎ ⁧ڤ⁩,‎ ⁧ق⁩,‎ ⁧ک⁩,‎ ⁧ݢ⁩,‎ ⁧ل⁩,‎ ⁧م⁩,‎ ⁧ن⁩,‎ ⁧و⁩,‎ ⁧ۏ⁩,‎ ⁧ه⁩,‎ ⁧ء⁩,‎ ⁧ي⁩,‎ ⁧ى⁩,‎ ⁧ڽ[edit]

Pashto edit

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خ (xe)

  1. The twelfth letter of the Pashto alphabet.

Forms edit

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
خ ـخ ـخـ خـ

See also edit

  • Previous letter: ⁧ح
  • Next letter: ⁧د

Persian edit

Pronunciation edit

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خ / خ‍ / ‍خ‍ / ‍خ (xe)

  1. The ninth letter of the Perso-Arabic alphabet. It is preceded by ⁧ح⁩ and followed by ⁧د⁩.

Sindhi edit

Pronunciation edit

Letter edit

خ⁩ (xe)

  1. The eighteenth letter of the Sindhi abjad.

Forms edit

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
خ ـخ ـخـ خـ

See also edit

  • Previous letter: ⁧ح
  • Next letter: ⁧د

Urdu edit

Pronunciation edit

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خ (xe)

  1. The tenth letter of the Urdu abjad.

Forms edit

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
خ ـخ ـخـ خـ

See also edit

  • Previous letter: ⁧ح(h)
  • Next letter: ⁧د(d)

Uyghur edit

Pronunciation edit

Letter edit

خ (xe)

  1. The eighth letter of the Uyghur alphabet.

Forms edit

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
خ ـخ ـخـ خـ

See also edit

  • Previous letter: ⁧چ(ch)
  • Next letter: ⁧د(d)