See also: غ
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ع U+0639, ع
ARABIC LETTER AIN
ظ
[U+0638]
Arabic غ
[U+063A]
U+FEC9, ﻉ
ARABIC LETTER AIN ISOLATED FORM

[U+FEC8]
Arabic Presentation Forms-B
[U+FECA]
U+FECA, ﻊ
ARABIC LETTER AIN FINAL FORM

[U+FEC9]
Arabic Presentation Forms-B
[U+FECB]
U+FECB, ﻋ
ARABIC LETTER AIN INITIAL FORM

[U+FECA]
Arabic Presentation Forms-B
[U+FECC]
U+FECC, ﻌ
ARABIC LETTER AIN MEDIAL FORM

[U+FECB]
Arabic Presentation Forms-B
[U+FECD]

ArabicEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

ع / ع‍ / ‍ع‍ / ‍ع (ʿayn)

  1. The eighteenth letter of the Arabic alphabet. It is preceded by ظ() and followed by غ().
  2. Z, unknown variable.

SymbolEdit

ع / ع‍ / ‍ع‍ / ‍ع (ʿayn)

  1. The sixteenth letter in traditional abjad order, which is used in place of numerals for list numbering (abjad numerals). It is preceded by س(s) and followed by ف(f).

VerbEdit

عِ (ʿi) (form I)

  1. second-person masculine singular active imperative of وَعَى(waʿā)

See alsoEdit


Egyptian ArabicEdit

PrepositionEdit

ع (ʿa)

  1. see على

KazakhEdit

Cyrillic Ғ, ғ (Ğ, ğ)
Arabic ع

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

ع (transliteration needed)

  1. The thirteenth letter of the Kazakh in Arabic Script. It represents the Cyrillic letter Ғ.

FormsEdit

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
ع ـع ـعـ عـ

See alsoEdit

  • Previous letter: ش
  • Next letter: ف

KhowarEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

ع (‘ain)

  1. The thirty-first letter of the Khowar abjad.

FormsEdit

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
ع ـع ـعـ عـ

See alsoEdit

  • Previous letter: ظ
  • Next letter: غ

KyrgyzEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

ع (ğe)

  1. The four point second letter of the Kyrgyz in Arabic Script. It represents the Cyrillic letter Ґ

FormsEdit

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
ع ـع ـعـ عـ

See alsoEdit


MalayEdit

 
Malay Wikipedia has an article on:
ع
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PronunciationEdit

  • (Name of letter) IPA(key): [(ʔ)aen]
  • (Phoneme, Syllable initial) IPA(key): [(ʔ)]
  • (Phoneme, Syllable final) IPA(key): [ʔ]

LetterEdit

ع / ع‍ / ‍ع‍ / ‍ع

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

See alsoEdit


North Levantine ArabicEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • على(ʿala) (less common, but not rare, except before the article)

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic عَلَى(ʿalā, on, about) by haplology before the article ال(al-).

PrepositionEdit

  1. Alternative form of عَلَى(ʿala)

Usage notesEdit

  • Common or predominant in all contexts, especially before the definite article.
  • In writing, the preposition is usually spelt as an isolated letter. However, it is commonly joined to the article, as in عالبيت (ʿa-l-bayt, to the house; home).

PashtoEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

ع (`ain)

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

FormsEdit

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
ع ـع ـعـ عـ

See alsoEdit

  • Previous letter: ظ
  • Next letter: غ

PersianEdit

PronunciationEdit

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LetterEdit

ع / ع‍ / ‍ع‍ / ‍ع ('ain)

  1. The twenty-first letter of the Perso-Arabic alphabet. It is preceded by ظ‎ and followed by غ‎. Its name is عین‎.

SindhiEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (letter name): IPA(key): /ɛːn/
  • (phoneme): IPA(key): /ɑː/, /oː/, /eː/, /ʔ/, /ʕ/ or silent

LetterEdit

ع (aen)

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

FormsEdit

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
ع ـع ـعـ عـ

See alsoEdit

  • Previous letter: ظ
  • Next letter: غ

UrduEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (letter name): IPA(key): /ɛːn/
  • (phoneme): IPA(key): /ɑː/, /oː/, /eː/, /ʔ/, /ʕ/ or silent

LetterEdit

ع ('ain)

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

FormsEdit

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
ع ـع ـعـ عـ

See alsoEdit

  • Previous letter: ظ
  • Next letter: غ