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ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

ط () distinguished by a point, written with that sign before the invention of such points (in rasm) because the scribes understood that Arabic /ðˁ/ is represented in Nabataean words that are by their lineage related to the Arabic words that have /ðˁ/ in them by /tˁ/ written by the Nabataean 𐢋 (), from which the Arabic ط () for /tˁ/ descends.

PronunciationEdit

  • (letter name): IPA(key): /ðˁaːʔ/
  • (phoneme): IPA(key): /ðˁ/

LetterEdit

ظ / ظ‍ / ‍ظ‍ / ‍ظ (ẓāʾ)

  1. The seventeenth letter of the Arabic alphabet. It is preceded by ط () and followed by ع (ʿ).

SymbolEdit

ظ / ظ‍ / ‍ظ‍ / ‍ظ (ẓāʾ)

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

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Diem, Werner (1980), “Untersuchungen zur frühen Geschichte der arabischen Orthographie: II. Die Schreibung der Konsonanten”, in Orientalia, volume 49, issue 1, DOI:10.2307/43075525, page 73–74

KhowarEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

ظ (ẓo'e)

  1. The thirtieth letter of the Khowar abjad.

FormsEdit

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
ظ ـظ ـظـ ظـ

See alsoEdit

  • Previous letter: ط
  • Next letter: ع

MalayEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

  • (Name of letter) IPA(key): [zɔ]
  • (Phoneme, Syllable initial) IPA(key): [z]
  • (Phoneme, Syllable final) IPA(key): [s]

LetterEdit

ظ / ظ‍ / ‍ظ‍ / ‍ظ

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

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PashtoEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

ظ (zwe)

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

FormsEdit

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
ظ ـظ ـظـ ظـ

See alsoEdit

  • Previous letter: ط
  • Next letter: ع

PersianEdit

LetterEdit

ﻅ / ﻇ / ﻈ / ‍ﻆ ()

  1. The twentieth letter of the Perso-Arabic alphabet. It is preceded by ط and followed by ع. Its name is ظا.

SindhiEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

ظ (zo'e)

  1. The thirty-fourth letter of the Sindhi abjad.

FormsEdit

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
ظ ـظ ـظـ ظـ

See alsoEdit

  • Previous letter: ط
  • Next letter: ع

UrduEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

ظ (z̤oʾe)

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

FormsEdit

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
ظ ـظ ـظـ ظـ

See alsoEdit

  • Previous letter: ط
  • Next letter: ع