ا-

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See also: أ‎, ا‎, اً‎, ٱ‎, آ, and إ

Urdu[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • ان- (before vowels)

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit.

Prefix[edit]

ا-‎ (a-) (Hindi spelling अ-)

  1. A negating prefix. non-, un-, a-, an-, etc.

Usage notes[edit]

This form is used before words that begin with consonants.