l

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Translingual[edit]

Letter l.svg
Unicode name LATIN SMALL LETTER L
Unicode block Basic Latin
Codepoint U+006C
k ← Basic Latin → m
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Letter[edit]

l lower case (upper case L)

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

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Symbol[edit]

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l

  1. (IPA) alveolar lateral approximant.
  2. litre or liter
  3. The Roman numeral representing 50.
  4. (linear) length (arclength is often denoted with a cursive l)

Synonyms[edit]

  • (litre): L

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Other representations of L:


English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

(letter)IPA(key): /ɛl/

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(phoneme)IPA(key): /l/, /ɫ/

Letter[edit]

l (lower case, upper case L, plural ls or l's)

  1. The twelfth letter of the English alphabet, called el and written in the Latin script.
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Number[edit]

l (lower case, upper case L)

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

Etymology 2[edit]

Abbreviation 1[edit]

L

  1. Latin Language
  2. Lira
  3. Low Pressure Front
  4. Left
  5. Lobby
  6. Liber

Abbreviation 2[edit]

l

  1. litre, liter

Azeri[edit]

Letter[edit]

l lower case (upper case L)

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

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

l (lower case, upper case L)

  1. The twelfth letter of the Dutch alphabet.

Noun[edit]

l m (plural l'en, diminutive l'etje n)

  1. (euphemistic) Short for lul or any other word starting with an l.

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  • Previous letter: k
  • Next letter: m

Esperanto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

l (lower case, upper case L)

  1. The fifteenth letter of the Esperanto alphabet, called lo and written in the Latin script.

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Faroese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

l (upper case L)

  1. The fourteenth letter of the Faroese alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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Haitian Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Contraction of li, from French lui.

Pronoun[edit]

l

  1. Contraction of li.

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

l m, f (invariable)

  1. See under L

Ladin[edit]

Article[edit]

l m (singular)

  1. the

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Latvian[edit]

Latvian Wikipedia has an article on:

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Etymology[edit]

Proposed in 1908 as part of the new Latvian spelling by the scientific commission headed by K. Mīlenbahs, which was accepted and began to be taught in schools in 1909. Prior to that, Latvian had been written in German Fraktur, and sporadically in Cyrillic.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Letter[edit]

L

l (lower case, upper case L)

  1. The eighteenth letter of the Latvian alphabet, called el and written in the Latin script.

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Livonian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

l (upper case L)

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

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Malay[edit]

Letter[edit]

l

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

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Mirandese[edit]

Article[edit]

l

  1. the (definite article)

Norwegian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (letter name): IPA(key): /elː/, /ɛlː/
  • (phoneme): IPA(key): /l/, /ɭ/, /ɽ/

Letter[edit]

l

  1. The 12th letter of the Norwegian alphabet.

Usage notes[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɭ/ Retroflex, merge of rl.
  • IPA(key): /ɽ/ Tjukk L (thick L), a phenomemon found in the eastern part of Norway, around Oslo and north.

Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

l (lowercase, capital L)

  1. The fifteenth letter of the Romanian alphabet representing the phoneme /l/. Preceded by k and followed by m.

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (uppercase) L

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

l (Cyrillic spelling л)

  1. The 16th letter of the Serbo-Croatian Latin alphabet (gajica), preceded by k and followed by lj.

Skolt Sami[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

l (upper case L)

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

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Spanish[edit]

Letter[edit]

l (lower case, upper case L)

  1. The 12th letter of the Spanish alphabet.

Turkish[edit]

Letter[edit]

l (lower case, upper case L)

  1. The fifteenth letter of the Turkish alphabet, called le and written in the Latin script.

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Turkmen[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

l (upper case L)

  1. The fourteenth letter of the Turkmen alphabet, called el and written in the Latin script.

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