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Deva-a.png
Unicode name DEVANAGARI LETTER A
Unicode block Devanagari
Codepoint U+0905
See also: अं and अँ

Translingual[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

(a)

  1. The first letter and first vowel of the Devanagari script.

Usage notes[edit]

This letter only appears at the beginning of words, since the vowel it represents is always assumed to follow any consonant letter unless specifically noted otherwise with another vowel matra or with a virama.