UCS Myanmar 101A.svg
U+101A, ယ
MYANMAR LETTER YA

[U+1019]
Myanmar
[U+101B]

TranslingualEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ja̰/
  • (file)

LetterEdit

  1. Ya, the 27th letter of the Burmese alphabet.

MonEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

(ya)

  1. Ya, the twenty-sixth consonant of the Mon alphabet.

NounEdit

(ya)

  1. tar, pitch.
  2. resin of resinous wood, used in caulking, tar, pitch, tar substitute prepared by mixing wax of dammar bee with petrol or wood-iol, is used as a substitute for pitch.

PaliEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronounEdit

 m

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

DeclensionEdit

PronounEdit

 n

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

Usage notesEdit

The case form ယဒ် (yad) is only used before vowels and as the prefixed combining form. Before vowels, the asat and independent vowel coalesce to the corresponding dependent vowel.

DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

 m

  1. the Pali letter 'y'

DeclensionEdit