م

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Character  م 
Unicode name ARABIC LETTER MEEM
Unicode block Arabic
Codepoint U+0645

Arabic[edit]

Letter[edit]

م / م‍ـ / ـ‍م‍ـ / ـ‍م (mīm)

  1. The twenty-fourth letter of the Arabic alphabet. It is preceded by ل (l) and followed by ن (n).

Number[edit]

م / مـ‍ / ـ‍م‍ـ / ـ‍م (mīm)

  1. The thirteenth letter in traditional abjad order, which is used in place of numerals for list numbering (abjad numerals). It is preceded by ل (l) and followed by ن (n).

Preposition[edit]

م / مـ‍ / ـ‍م‍ـ / ـ‍م (mīm)

  1. A preposition meaning the doing, or creating, of something
    1. I.E. خبز — khubz — Bread → مخبز — makhbaz — Bakery; ((place of)) making bread
      I.E. درس — "darasa" — Lesson → مدرسة — madrasah — School; ((place of)) doing lessons
  2. A preposition used to construe certain verbs & their applications in a sentence
    1. IE: (لم طلبوا منك؟ Did they ask (literally from) you?

See also[edit]


Malay[edit]

Malay Wikipedia has an article on:

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Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

م / مـ‍ / ـ‍مـ‍ / ‍ـم

  1. The twenty-eighth letter of the Malay alphabet, written in the Arabic script.

See also[edit]


Pashto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

م (mim)

  1. The thirty-fifth letter of the Pashto alphabet.

Forms[edit]

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
م ـم ـمـ مـ

See also[edit]

  • Previous letter: ل
  • Next letter: ن

Persian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

ﻡ / ﻣ / ﻤ / ﻢ (mim)

  1. The twenty-eighth letter of the Perso-Arabic alphabet. It is preceded by ل and followed by ن. Its name is میم.

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian.

Prefix[edit]

م (me, mo)

  1. (dialectal, Mashhad) A non-combining prefix used in the present and the imperfect tenses
    او جرأت نِمِکِرد. کی جرأت مِکِرد؟
    U jor'at nemekerd. Ki jor'at mekerd?

Uyghur[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

م (me)

  1. The twenty-second letter of the Uyghur alphabet.

Forms[edit]

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
م ـم ـمـ مـ

See also[edit]

  • Previous letter: ل (l)
  • Next letter: ن (n)