p

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Translingual[edit]

Letter p.svg
Unicode name LATIN SMALL LETTER P
Codepoint U+0070
o ← Basic Latin → q
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Letter[edit]

p lower case (upper case P)

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

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Other representations of P:

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Wikipedia

p

  1. (IPA) voiceless bilabial plosive

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Letter[edit]

p (lower case, upper case P)

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

p (lower case, upper case P)

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

Etymology 2[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (page): p.

Pronunciation[edit]

Abbreviation[edit]

p

  1. post, meaning after
  2. Music symbol for piano (play softly)
  3. page (plural pp)
  4. (UK) penny; pence.
    • 2001, Steve Webb, Intensity-modulated radiation therapy
      The 25p stamp shows an ultrasound image, the 35p stamp shows a magnetic resonance image and the 41p stamp shows an X-ray CT image.
  5. (knitting) purl
    • 1855, Godey's Magazine (volume 51, page 71)
      Knit 3, p 1, k 2, purl 1, k 2, m 1, k 2 together, k 1.
  6. (Internet) pretty (as an intensifier)
    I'm doing p good, how are you?
    • 1992 October 20, Peter Yee <yee(a)atlas.arc.nasa.gov>, "NASA Daily News for 10/13/92 (Forwarded)", message-ID <1992Oct20.091605.29223@news.arc.nasa.gov>, sci.space.news, Usenet [1]:
      The searches will use radio telescope antennas to "listen" to stars for non-random radio noise P much like someone tuning a radio listens for a station between the static.
    • 1995 November 8, Scott Morgan <s_morgan(a)delphi.com>, "Re: F-18 Sim", message-ID <hZMk7Re.s_morgan@delphi.com>, comp.sys.ibm.pc.games.flight-sim, Usenet [2]:
      There is no campaign, just a bunch of canned missions that have no relation to each other (and peole[sic] think SU27 is p bad!).
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Azeri[edit]

Letter[edit]

p (lower case, upper case P)

  1. The twenty-third letter of the Azeri alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

p (lower case, upper case P)

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

See also[edit]

  • Previous letter: o
  • Next letter: q

Egyptian[edit]

Noun[edit]

p
Z1

masculine

  1. mat

Inflection[edit]

Declension
sing. p
dual pwj
plural pw

Noun[edit]

p
S

masculine

  1. plinth

Inflection[edit]

Declension
sing. p
dual pwj
plural pw

Proper noun[edit]

p
O49

feminine

  1. Pe, a city in Lower Egypt, where the Pharaohs were crowned.

References[edit]

Faulkner, A Concise Dictionary of Middle Egyptian


Esperanto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

p (lower case, upper case P)

  1. The twentieth letter of the Esperanto alphabet, called po or pa and written in the Latin script.

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Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Abbreviation[edit]

p

  1. penni (Finnish penny, no longer used)

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

p m, f (invariable)

  1. See under P

Latin[edit]

Abbreviation[edit]

p

  1. Publius
  2. populus

Letter[edit]

p

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

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]

P

p (lower case, upper case P)

  1. The twenty-fourth letter of the Latvian alphabet, called and written in the Latin script.

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Malay[edit]

Letter[edit]

p

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

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Norwegian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

p

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

Portuguese[edit]

Letter[edit]

p (lower case, upper case P)

  1. The twenty-first letter of the Portuguese alphabet, called and written in the Latin script.
    • 2003, Lya Wyler (translator), J. K. Rowling (English author), Harry Potter e a Ordem da Fênix (Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix), Rocco, page 75:
      Não o perdoou por abandonar o serviço em vez de seguir você.
      She didn't forgive him for abandoning his service instead of following you.

Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

p (lowercase, capital P)

  1. The nineteenth letter of the Romanian alphabet, written in the Latin script. Representing the phoneme /p/. Preceded by o and followed by r.

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (uppercase) P

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

p (Cyrillic spelling п)

  1. The 22nd letter of the Serbo-Croatian Latin alphabet (gajica), preceded by o and followed by r.

Skolt Sami[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

p (upper case P)

  1. The twenty-sixth letter of the Skolt Sami alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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Spanish[edit]

Letter[edit]

p (lower case, upper case P)

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

Turkish[edit]

Letter[edit]

p (lower case, upper case P)

  1. The twentieth letter of the Turkish alphabet, called pe and written in the Latin script.

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