ä

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ä U+00E4, ä
LATIN SMALL LETTER A WITH DIAERESIS
Composition: a [U+0061] + ̈ [U+0308]
ã
[U+00E3]
Latin-1 Supplement å
[U+00E5]

Translingual[edit]

Letter[edit]

ä lower case (upper case Ä)

  1. The letter a with a diaeresis.

See also[edit]

Symbol[edit]

ä

  1. (phonetics) A letter sometimes used to represent the open front unrounded vowel in IPA.

Usage notes[edit]

"ä" is not an official IPA character.


Arin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Yeniseian *ʔaʒ(I). Compare Kott ai(I) and Pumpokol ad(I). Also see Assan aj.

Pronoun[edit]

ä

  1. I (first-person singular subjective)

Synonyms[edit]

Related terms[edit]


Elfdalian[edit]

Noun[edit]

ä f

  1. island

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.


Estonian[edit]

Letter[edit]

ä ‎(lowercase, uppercase Ä)

  1. The 28th letter of the Estonian alphabet

Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

ä ‎(lowercase, uppercase Ä)

  1. The second to last letter of the Finnish alphabet.

Livonian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

ä ‎(upper case Ä)

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

See also[edit]



Skolt Sami[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

ä ‎(upper case Ä)

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

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Slovak[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (phoneme) IPA(key): /ɛ/, /æ/

Letter[edit]

ä ‎(upper case Ä)

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

See also[edit]

External links[edit]

  • ä in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter name
Phoneme

Letter[edit]

ä ‎(lower case, upper case Ä)

  1. The second last letter of the Swedish alphabet, pronounced /ɛː/ when long, /ɛ/ when short, /æː/ when long and before r, and /æ/ when short and before r.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of ä 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative ä ät än äna
Genitive äs äts äns änas

Turkmen[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (phoneme) IPA(key): /æ/, /æː/

Letter[edit]

ä ‎(upper case Ä)

  1. The sixth letter of the Turkmen alphabet, called ä and written in the Latin script.

See also[edit]


Volapük[edit]

Prefix[edit]

ä

  1. Verbal prefix for the imperfect tense.