ب

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Arabic Baa.gif
ب U+0628, ب
ARABIC LETTER BEH
ا
[U+0627]
Arabic ة
[U+0629]
U+FE8F, ﺏ
ARABIC LETTER BEH ISOLATED FORM

[U+FE8E]
Arabic Presentation Forms-B
[U+FE90]
U+FE90, ﺐ
ARABIC LETTER BEH FINAL FORM

[U+FE8F]
Arabic Presentation Forms-B
[U+FE91]
U+FE91, ﺑ
ARABIC LETTER BEH INITIAL FORM

[U+FE90]
Arabic Presentation Forms-B
[U+FE92]
U+FE92, ﺒ
ARABIC LETTER BEH MEDIAL FORM

[U+FE91]
Arabic Presentation Forms-B
[U+FE93]

Arabic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (letter name): IPA(key): /baːʔ/
  • (phoneme): IPA(key): /b/

Letter[edit]

ب / ب‍ / ‍ب‍ / ‍ب (bāʾ)

  1. The second letter of the Arabic alphabet. Its name is بَاء (bāʾ) and it has the sound of English b. It is preceded by أ (ʾ) and followed by ت (t).

See also[edit]

Symbol[edit]

ب / ب‍ / ‍ب‍ / ‍ب (bāʾ)

  1. The second letter in traditional abjad order, which is used in place of numerals for list numbering (abjad numerals). It is preceded by أ (ʾ) and followed by ج (j).

Preposition[edit]

بِـ (bi-)

  1. A prefix meaning at, by, in, or with.
Inflection[edit]

See also[edit]

Abbreviation[edit]

ب (b. = باب (bāb), bāb)

  1. chapter.

Hijazi Arabic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (letter name): IPA(key): /ˈbaːʔ/
  • (phoneme): IPA(key): /b/

Letter[edit]

ب (bāʾ)

  1. The second letter of the Arabic alphabet. Its name is بَاء (bāʾ), and is preceded by أ (ʾ) and followed by ت (t).

Forms[edit]

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
ب ـب ـبـ بـ

See also[edit]

پ (pāʾ)


Khowar[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

ب (be)

  1. The second letter of the Khowar abjad.

Forms[edit]

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
ب ـب ـبـ بـ

See also[edit]

  • Previous letter: أ
  • Next letter: پ

Kurdish[edit]

Letter[edit]

ب / ب‍ / ‍ب‍ / ‍ب ()

  1. The second letter of the Kurdo-Arabic alphabet. Its name is با () and it has the sound of English b. It is preceded by ا and followed by پ. Equivalent to b in the Kurdo-Latin alphabet.

Preposition[edit]

ب (transliteration needed)

  1. by

See also[edit]

  • bi Kurdo-Latin alphabet
  • Search en.wiktionary.org for articles beginning with: ب

Kyrgyz[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (letter name): IPA(key): /be/
  • (phoneme): IPA(key): /b/, /[w]/ invalid IPA characters ([]), /[v]/ invalid IPA characters ([])

Letter[edit]

ب (be)

  1. The second letter of the Kyrgyz in Arabic Script. It represents the Cyrillic letter Б

Forms[edit]

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
ب ـب ـبـ بـ

See also[edit]


Malay[edit]

Malay Wikipedia has an article on:
ب
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Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Name of letter) IPA(key): [bɐ]
  • (Phoneme, Syllable initial) IPA(key): [b]
  • (Phoneme, Syllable final) IPA(key): [p̚]

Letter[edit]

ب / ب‍ / ‍ب‍ / ‍ب

  1. The second letter of the Malay alphabet, written in the Arabic script.

See also[edit]


Pashto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

ب (be)

  1. The second letter of the Pashto alphabet.

Forms[edit]

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
ب ـب ـبـ بـ

See also[edit]

  • Previous letter: ا
  • Next letter: پ

Persian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

ب / ب‍ / ‍ب‍ / ‍ب (be)

  1. The second letter of the Perso-Arabic alphabet. It is preceded by ا and followed by پ. Its name is به or بِ.

Tunisian Arabic[edit]

Preposition[edit]

بـ (b)

  1. with
    • نْحِبْ قَهْوَة بِالْحْلِيبْ (nḥib qahwa bilḥlīb) — I like coffee with milk
    • تُرْعُشْ بِالْخُوفْ (turʿuš bilḫūf) - She is shaking with fear
Inflection[edit]



Urdu[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

ب (be)

  1. The second letter of the Urdu abjad.

Forms[edit]

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
ب ـب ـبـ بـ

See also[edit]

  • Previous letter: ا
  • Next letter: پ

Uyghur[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

ب (be)

  1. The third letter of the Uyghur alphabet.

Forms[edit]

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
ب ـب ـبـ بـ

See also[edit]

  • Previous letter: ئە (e)
  • Next letter: پ (p)