See also: ع

غ U+063A, غ
ARABIC LETTER GHAIN
ع
[U+0639]
Arabic ػ
[U+063B]
U+FECD, ﻍ
ARABIC LETTER GHAIN ISOLATED FORM

[U+FECC]
Arabic Presentation Forms-B
[U+FECE]
U+FECE, ﻎ
ARABIC LETTER GHAIN FINAL FORM

[U+FECD]
Arabic Presentation Forms-B
[U+FECF]
U+FECF, ﻏ
ARABIC LETTER GHAIN INITIAL FORM

[U+FECE]
Arabic Presentation Forms-B
[U+FED0]
U+FED0, ﻐ
ARABIC LETTER GHAIN MEDIAL FORM

[U+FECF]
Arabic Presentation Forms-B
[U+FED1]

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

Derived from ع(ʕ), and originally written as such (in rasm) by analogy with Nabatean tradition, as Nabatean cognates of Arabic words with /ɣ/ were indiscriminately spelled using 𐢗(ʿ).

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

غ / غ‍ / ‍غ‍ / ‍غ (ḡayn)

  1. The nineteenth letter of the Arabic alphabet. It is preceded by ع(ʕ) and followed by ف(f).

SymbolEdit

غ / غ‍ / ‍غ‍ / ‍غ (ḡayn)

  1. The twenty-eighth and final letter in traditional abjad order, which is used in place of numerals for list numbering (abjad numerals). It is preceded by ظ().

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • 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

BaltiEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

غ (ğ)

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

BurushaskiEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

غ (ġ)

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

Hijazi ArabicEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (letter name): IPA(key): /ˈɣeːn/
  • (phoneme): IPA(key): /ɣ/
  • (allophones): IPA(key): [ɣ], [ʁ]

LetterEdit

غ (ḡēn)

  1. The nineteenth letter of the Arabic alphabet. Its name is غين(ḡēn), and is preceded by ع(ʕēn) and followed by ف(fāʔ).

FormsEdit

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
غ ـغ ـغـ غـ

KashmiriEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (letter name): IPA(key): /ɡəːn/
  • (phoneme): IPA(key): /ɡ/

LetterEdit

غ (ġ)

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

FormsEdit

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
غ ـغ ـغـ غـ

See alsoEdit

  • Previous letter: ع(ʿ)
  • Next letter: ف(f)

KhowarEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

غ (ghain)

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

FormsEdit

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
غ ـغ ـغـ غـ

See alsoEdit

  • Previous letter: ع
  • Next letter: ڠ

MalayEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

  • (Name of letter) IPA(key): [ɣaen], [ɣen]
  • (Phoneme, Syllable initial only) IPA(key): [ɣ]

LetterEdit

غ / غ‍ / ‍غ‍ / ‍غ

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

See alsoEdit

Moroccan ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

Shortened form of غادي(ḡādi).

PronunciationEdit

ParticleEdit

غـ (ḡa)

  1. will (prefix indicating the future tense)

PashtoEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

غ (ǧayn)

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

FormsEdit

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
غ ـغ ـغـ غـ

See alsoEdit

  • Previous letter: ع
  • Next letter: ف

PersianEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

غ / غ‍ / ‍غ‍ / ‍غ (ğayn)

  1. The twenty-second letter of the Perso-Arabic alphabet. It is preceded by ع‎ and followed by ف‎. Its name is غین‎.

SindhiEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (letter name): IPA(key): /ɣɛːn/
  • (phoneme): IPA(key): /ɣ/

LetterEdit

غ (ƣaen)

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

FormsEdit

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
غ ـغ ـغـ غـ

See alsoEdit

  • Previous letter: ع
  • Next letter: ف

UrduEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

غ (ġain)

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

FormsEdit

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
غ ـغ ـغـ غـ

See alsoEdit

  • Previous letter: ع
  • Next letter: ف

UyghurEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

غ (ghe)

  1. The fifteenth letter of the Uyghur alphabet.

FormsEdit

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
غ ـغ ـغـ غـ

See alsoEdit

  • Previous letter: ش(sh)
  • Next letter: ف(f)

YorubaEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

غ (g)

  1. The seventh letter of the Yoruba alphabet in the ajami script.

FormsEdit

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
غ ـغ ـغـ غـ

See alsoEdit

  • Previous letter: ف
  • Next letter: ڠ