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LetterY.svg
Y U+0059, Y
LATIN CAPITAL LETTER Y
X
[U+0058]
Basic Latin Z
[U+005A]
U+FF39, Y
FULLWIDTH LATIN CAPITAL LETTER Y

[U+FF38]
Halfwidth and Fullwidth Forms
[U+FF3A]

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TranslingualEdit

 
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LetterEdit

Y (lower case y)

  1. The twenty-fifth letter of the basic modern Latin alphabet.

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SymbolEdit

Y

  1. (chemistry) Symbol for yttrium
  2. (metrology) Symbol for prefix yotta-
  3. (genetics) IUPAC 1-letter abbreviation for any pyrimidine
  4. (biochemistry) IUPAC 1-letter abbreviation for tyrosine
  5. (travel, aviation) Symbol for an unrestricted economy air fare.
  6. (mathematics, computer science) A Fixed-point combinator; especially Haskell Curry's combinator defined as λ f.(λ x.f (x x)) (λx.f (x x))

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EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

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InterjectionEdit

Y

  1. Abbreviation of yes.

Proper nounEdit

Y

  1. (the Y) YMCA or YWCA

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Y (upper case, lower case y, plural Ys or Y's)

  1. The twenty-fifth letter of the English alphabet, called wye and written in the Latin script.

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NounEdit

Y (plural Ys)

  1. A Y-shaped object, such as a railroad fork or a support for a telescope; a wye, a bifurcation.

AfarEdit

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Y

  1. The twentysecond and final letter in the Afar alphabet.

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American Sign LanguageEdit

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  (transliteration needed) (Stokoe Y)

  1. The letter Y

AzeriEdit

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Y upper case (lower case y)

  1. The thirty-first letter of the Azeri alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

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Y (capital, lowercase y)

  1. The twenty-fifth letter of the Dutch alphabet.

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  • Previous letter: X
  • Next letter: Z

FinnishEdit

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Y (upper case, lower case y)

  1. The twenty-fourth letter of the Finnish alphabet, called yy and written in the Latin script.

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GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

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Y (upper case, lower case y)

  1. The twenty-fifth letter of the German alphabet.

German Sign LanguageEdit

EtymologyEdit

Related to the French Sign Language sign for "Y".

ProductionEdit

This one-handed GSL sign is produced as follows:

  • Posture the dominant hand in the “Y” shape.

LetterEdit

  (transliteration needed)

  1. the letter Y

IdoEdit

PronunciationEdit

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Y (lower case y)

  1. The twenty-fifth letter of the Ido alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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ItalianEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

  • (name of letter) IPA(key): /ˈip.si.lon/, /iˈɡrɛ.ko/, /iˈɡrɛ.ka/
  • (phonetic realization) IPA(key): [j], [i] (varies depending on the loanword)

LetterEdit

Y m, f (invariable, lower case y)

  1. The twenty-fifth letter of the Latin alphabet, called ipsilon or i greca in Italian.

Usage notesEdit

  • The letter Y is not considered part of the Italian alphabet. It is found mainly in loanwords.

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MalayEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

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Y

  1. The twenty-fifth letter of the Malay alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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PortugueseEdit

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Y (upper case, lower case y)

  1. The twenty-fifth letter of the Portuguese alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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NounEdit

Y m (plural Ys)

  1. fork (area where something forks)

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SaanichEdit

PronunciationEdit

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Y

  1. The thirty-seventh letter of the Saanich alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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SomaliEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (phoneme): IPA(key): /ʝ/, /ɪ̯/, /i̯/
  • (letter name): IPA(key): /ʝæ/

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Y upper case (lower case y)

  1. The twenty-second letter of the Somali alphabet, called ya and written in the Latin script.

Usage notesEdit

  1. The twenty-second letter of the Somali alphabet, which follows Arabic abjad order. It is preceded by H and followed by A.

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SpanishEdit

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Y (upper case, lower case y)

  1. The 26th letter of the Spanish alphabet.

TurkishEdit

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Y (upper case, lower case y)

  1. The twenty-eighth letter of the Turkish alphabet, called ye and written in the Latin script.

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VietnameseEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (Hà Nội) IPA(key): [ʔi˧˧ zaːj˨˩], [ʔi˧˧ ɣəː˨˩ zɛʔt̚˧ˀ˦]
  • (Huế) IPA(key): [ʔɪj˧˧ jaːj˧˧], [ʔɪj˧˧ ɣəː˧˧ ʐɛʔt̚˦˥]
  • (Hồ Chí Minh City) IPA(key): [ʔɪj˧˧ jaːj˨˩], [ʔɪj˧˧ ɣəː˨˩ ɹɛʔk̚˦ˀ˥]
  • Phonetic: i dài, i gờ rét

LetterEdit

Y (upper case, lower case y)

  1. The twenty-ninth letter of the Vietnamese alphabet, called i dài or i gờ-rét and written in the Latin script.

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ZuluEdit

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Y (upper case, lower case y)

  1. The twenty-fifth letter of the Zulu alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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