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Character բ U+0562, բ
Name ARMENIAN SMALL LETTER BEN
Block Armenian
ա [U+0561] [U+0563] գ
See also: Բ and

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բ

բ lowercase (uppercase Բ)

  1. The 2nd letter of Armenian alphabet, called բեն ‎(ben). Transliterated as b.
    Represents:
    voiced bilabial plosive: [b] in Eastern Armenian
    aspirated voiceless bilabial plosive: [pʰ] in Western Armenian
  2. The numeral 2 in Armenian numbering.

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References[edit]

  • Dum-Tragut, Jasmine (2009) Armenian: Modern Eastern Armenian (London Oriental and African Language Library; 14), Amsterdam, Philadelphia: John Benjamins Publishing Company, pages 17–18, § 1.1.2.1