ձ

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Character ձ
Unicode name ARMENIAN SMALL LETTER JA
Code point U+0571
Entity number ձ
Unicode block Armenian
հ [U+0570] [U+0572] ղ
See also: ճ

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]

  • Jasmine Dum-Tragut (2009), Armenian: Modern Eastern Armenian, Amsterdam, Philadelphia: John Benjamins Publishing Company, § 1.1.2.3, page 19, ISBN 9789027238146