Devanagari c.svg
U+091A, च
DEVANAGARI LETTER CA

[U+0919]
Devanagari
[U+091B]

TranslingualEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /t͡ɕə/, /t͡ʃə/, /t͡sə/

LetterEdit

(c)

  1. A letter of the Devanagari alphabet; c: /t͡ʃ/

See alsoEdit


DhivehiEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

(cha)

  1. The twenty-fourth consonant in Dhivehi, written in Devanagari

HindiEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /t͡ʃə/

LetterEdit

(ca)

  1. the sixth consonant in Hindi

See alsoEdit


Kullu PahariEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

(c)

  1. Used to represent the [c͡ç] sound in Kullui. [1]

MarathiEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /t͡ɕə/, /t͡sə/
  • (file)

LetterEdit

(ca, ċa)

  1. The fifth consonant in Marathi

NepaliEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

(ca)

  1. The sixth consonant in Nepali.

PaliEdit

Alternative formsEdit

ParticleEdit

(ca)

  1. Devanagari script form of ca

SanskritEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-Aryan *-ća, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *-ča, from Proto-Indo-European *-kʷe (and). Cognates include Avestan 𐬗𐬀(ca), Old Persian -𐎨𐎠 (-c-a /cā/), Latin -que, Ancient Greek τε (te), Gothic -𐌿𐌷 (-uh).

PronunciationEdit

ConjunctionEdit

(ca)

  1. and, both, also, moreover, as well as
    अविर् अश्वाश्
    ávir áśvāś ca
    the sheep and the horses

DescendantsEdit

  • Kalasha: že
  • Pali: ca

SherpaEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

(tsa)

  1. Used to represent the [t͡s] sound in Sherpa. [2]