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Character س U+0633 (س)
Name ARABIC LETTER SEEN
Block Arabic
ز [U+0632] [U+0634] ش

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ArabicEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

LetterEdit

س / س‍ / ‍س‍ / ‍س ‎(sīn)

  1. The twelfth letter of the Arabic alphabet. It is preceded by ز ‎(z) and followed by ش ‎(š).
  2. X, unknown variable.

SymbolEdit

س / س‍ / ‍س‍ / ‍س ‎(sīn)

  1. The fifteenth letter in traditional abjad order, which is used in place of numerals for list numbering (abjad numerals). It is preceded by ن ‎(n) and followed by ع ‎(ʿ).

See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Shortened form of سَوْفَ ‎(sawfa).

ParticleEdit

سَـ ‎(sa-)

  1. will (prefix indicating the future tense)

KhowarEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

س ‎(sīn)

  1. The twenty-third letter of the Khowar abjad.

FormsEdit

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
س ـس ـسـ سـ

See alsoEdit

  • Previous letter: ݱ
  • Next letter: ش

MalayEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Malay Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia ms

PronunciationEdit

  • (Name of letter, Johor-Selangor) IPA(key): [sen]
  • (Phoneme) IPA(key): [s]

LetterEdit

س / س‍ / ‍س‍ / ‍س

  1. The thirteenth letter of the Malay alphabet, written in the Arabic script.
See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Malay cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : س

Shortened form of اسا, from Proto-Malayic *əsa, from Proto-Malayo-Chamic *əsa, from Proto-Malayo-Sumbawan *əsa, from Proto-Sunda-Sulawesi *əsa, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *əsa, from Proto-Austronesian *əsa.

PronunciationEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NumeralEdit

س ‎(Rumi spelling se)

  1. (cardinal) one
Derived termsEdit
SynonymsEdit

PashtoEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

س ‎(sin)

  1. The twenty-first letter of the Pashto alphabet.

FormsEdit

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
س ـس ـسـ سـ

See alsoEdit

  • Previous letter: ږ
  • Next letter: ش

PersianEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

ﺱ / ﺳ‍ / ﺴ / ‍ﺲ ‎(sin)

  1. The fifteenth letter of the Perso-Arabic alphabet. It is preceded by ژ and followed by ش. Its name is سین.

SindhiEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

س ‎(sīn)

  1. The twenty-ninth letter of the Sindhi abjad.

FormsEdit

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
س ـس ـسـ سـ

See alsoEdit

  • Previous letter: ز
  • Next letter: ش

UrduEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

س ‎(sīn)

  1. The eighteenth letter of the Urdu abjad.

FormsEdit

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
س ـس ـسـ سـ

See alsoEdit

  • Previous letter: ژ
  • Next letter: ش

UyghurEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

س ‎(se)

  1. The thirteenth letter of the Uyghur alphabet.

FormsEdit

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
س ـس ـسـ سـ

See alsoEdit

  • Previous letter: ژ ‎(zh)
  • Next letter: ش ‎(sh)
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