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q (upper case Q)

  1. The seventeenth letter of the basic modern Latin alphabet.

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q

  1. (IPA) voiceless uvular plosive.
  2. (physics) electrical charge
  3. (physics) heat
  4. (fluid dynamics) dynamic pressure

SynonymsEdit

  • (electrical charge): Q
  • (heat): Q

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EnglishEdit

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Etymology 1Edit

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q (lower case, upper case Q, plural q's)

  1. The seventeenth letter of the English alphabet, called cue and written in the Latin script.
Usage notesEdit

The name of this letter is spelled cue or formerly cu

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NumberEdit

q (lower case, upper case Q)

  1. The ordinal number seventeenth, derived from this letter of the English alphabet, called cue and written in the Latin script.

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

q

  1. (sports) conditional qualification
  2. question
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Etymology 3Edit

From Latin quaque (every).

DeterminerEdit

q

  1. (medicine) Each, every.
    175 mg/m2 q 3 wks

AzerbaijaniEdit

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q lower case (upper case Q)

  1. The seventeenth letter of the Azerbaijani alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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DutchEdit

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q (lower case, upper case Q)

  1. The seventeenth letter of the Dutch alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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  • Previous letter: p
  • Next letter: r

FinnishEdit

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q (lower case, upper case Q)

  1. The seventeenth letter of the Finnish alphabet, called kuu and written in the Latin script.

Usage notesEdit

  • Used only in loanwords. In more established loanwords qu is replaced with kv.

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FrenchEdit

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q (lower case, upper case Q)

  1. The seventeenth letter of the French alphabet, written in the Latin script.

NounEdit

q m (plural q)

  1. Abbreviation of quintal.

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  • Previous letter: p
  • Next letter: r

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GothicEdit

RomanizationEdit

q

  1. Romanization of 𐌵

GreenlandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

IPA(key): /q/

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q

  1. The thirteenth letter of the Greenlandic alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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IdoEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (context pronunciation, always found before the letter U) IPA(key): /kw/
  • (letter name) IPA(key): /kwe/

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q (upper case Q)

  1. The seventeenth letter of the Ido alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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ItalianEdit

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q m, f (invariable)

  1. lowercase form of Q

LatinEdit

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q

  1. A letter of the Latin alphabet.

AbbreviationEdit

q

  1. Quintus

MalayEdit

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q (lower case, upper case Q)

  1. The seventeenth letter of the Malay alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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MalteseEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (phoneme) IPA(key): /ʔ/ (standard)
  • (phoneme) IPA(key): /q/ (dialectal, now especially among the elderly)

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q (upper case Q)

  1. The twenty-first letter of the Maltese alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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NorwegianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (letter name): IPA(key): /kʉː/
  • (phoneme): IPA(key): /k/
  • Homophone: ku

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q

  1. The seventeenth letter of the Norwegian alphabet, written in the Latin script.

Usage notesEdit

  • Rare in written Norwegian, only used in a limited number of loanwords.

PortugueseEdit

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q (lower case, upper case Q)

  1. The seventeenth letter of the Portuguese alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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Etymology 2Edit

PronounEdit

q

  1. (Internet slang, text messaging) Abbreviation of que (that).
  2. (Internet slang, text messaging) Abbreviation of quê (what).

SpanishEdit

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q (lower case, upper case Q)

  1. The eighteenth letter of the Spanish alphabet, written in the Latin script.

Etymology 2Edit

PronounEdit

q

  1. (Internet slang, text messaging) Abbreviation of que (that).
  2. (Internet slang, text messaging) Abbreviation of qué (what).

ZuluEdit

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q (lower case, upper case Q)

  1. The seventeenth letter of the Zulu alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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