â

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Translingual[edit]

Character  â 
Unicode name LATIN SMALL LETTER A WITH CIRCUMFLEX
Unicode block Latin-1 Supplement
Codepoint U+00E2

Letter[edit]

â lower case (upper case Â)

  1. The letter a with a circumflex.

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Albanian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

â

  1. (Gheg) is (third-person singular present indicative of jam)

French[edit]

Letter[edit]

â (lower case, upper case A, alternate usage Â)

  1. A with circumflex, a letter used in French spelling, originally representing the sound /ɑ/.

Usage notes[edit]

  • Accents usage on capital letters is variable. Quebec usage is normally to put capitals, European usage usually does not put capitals.

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The letter a with a circumflex.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɐ/, [ɐ], [ɜ], [ə]
  • (preceding coda ‘n’ or ‘m’) IPA(key): /ɐ̃/, [ɐ̃], [ɜ̃], [ə̃]
  • Always stressed.

Letter[edit]

â

  1. A letter "a" which is stressed and placed in the penultimate syllable of a noun that ends in another a.
    • 2007, Lya Wyler (translator), J. K. Rowling (English author), Harry Potter e as Relíquias da Morte (Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows), Rocco, page 9:
      [...] a poucos metros de distância [...]
      [...] from few meters of distance [...]

Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

â (capital, lowercase Â)

  1. The third letter of the Romanian alphabet representing the phoneme /ɨ/. Preceded by ă and followed by b.

Usage notes[edit]

See Â


Sicilian[edit]

Article[edit]

â f sg (plural î)

  1. (definite article, spoken only) the, colloquial form of la

See also[edit]

Sicilian articles
Masculine Feminine
indefinite singular un, nu na
definite singular lu, û la, â
definite plural li, î li, î

Skolt Sami[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

â (upper case Â)

  1. The second letter of the Skolt Sami alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • ag (used before vowels)

Preposition[edit]

â

  1. with
Usage notes[edit]

 traditionally triggers the aspirate mutation, but in speech this may be absent. Before vowels, ag is used instead.

See also[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

â

  1. (literary) third-person singular present / future of mynd
Synonyms[edit]

Xavante[edit]

Noun[edit]

â

  1. water