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Devanagari uu.svg
U+090A, ऊ
DEVANAGARI LETTER UU

[U+0909]
Devanagari
[U+090B]

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TranslingualEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

(ū)

  1. A vowel of the Devanagari script.

Usage notesEdit

  • This letter is used when a syllable begins with the vowel sound /uː/. When the vowel sound follows a consonant, the corresponding matra (vowel diacritic) is used instead: &. For example, the consonant /k/ is written , so the syllable /kuː/ is written कू.

HindiEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

(ū)

  1. The sixth vowel in Hindi.

See alsoEdit


MarathiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit यूका (yūkā).

NounEdit

(ūf (plural उवा)

  1. head louse

NepaliEdit

PronounEdit

(ū)

  1. he, she

DeclensionEdit