ձ

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ձ U+0571, ձ
ARMENIAN SMALL LETTER JA
հ
[U+0570]
Armenian ղ
[U+0572]
See also: ճ, Ջ, Զ, and Ձ

Armenian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

ձ

ձ lowercase (uppercase Ձ)

  1. The 17th letter of Armenian alphabet, called ձա(ja). Transliterated as j (sometimes as dz).
    Represents:
    voiced alveolar affricate: IPA [d͡z] in Eastern Armenian
    aspirated voiceless alveolar affricate: IPA [t͡sʰ] in Western Armenian
  2. The numeral 80 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, § 1.1.2.3, page 19