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Devanagari y.svg
U+092F, य
DEVANAGARI LETTER YA

[U+092E]
Devanagari
[U+0930]

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TranslingualEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /jə/ (may vary by language)

LetterEdit

(ya)

  1. The first semivowel of the Devanagari script. Linguistically, it is considered the palatal approximant.

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Ligatures:


HindiEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

(ya)

  1. The twenty-sixth consonant in Hindi.

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PaliEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronounEdit

 m

  1. Devanagari script form of ya (“who (relative)”)

DeclensionEdit

PronounEdit

 n

  1. Devanagari script form of ya (“which (relative)”)

DeclensionEdit

Usage notesEdit

The case form यद् is only used before vowels and as the prefixed combining form. Before vowels, the halant and independent vowel coalesce to the corresponding dependent vowel.


SanskritEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

(ya)

  1. The twenty-fourth consonant in Sanskrit.

NounEdit

(yam

  1. (prosody) bacchius
  2. fame
  3. carriage
  4. light
  5. An act of restraining
  6. An act of joining

DeclensionEdit

Masculine a-stem declension of (ya)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative यः
yaḥ
यौ
yau
याः / यासः¹
yāḥ / yāsaḥ¹
Vocative
ya
यौ
yau
याः / यासः¹
yāḥ / yāsaḥ¹
Accusative यम्
yam
यौ
yau
यान्
yān
Instrumental येन
yena
याभ्याम्
yābhyām
यैः / येभिः¹
yaiḥ / yebhiḥ¹
Dative याय
yāya
याभ्याम्
yābhyām
येभ्यः
yebhyaḥ
Ablative यात्
yāt
याभ्याम्
yābhyām
येभ्यः
yebhyaḥ
Genitive यस्य
yasya
ययोः
yayoḥ
यानाम्
yānām
Locative ये
ye
ययोः
yayoḥ
येषु
yeṣu
Notes
  • ¹Vedic

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