ز

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Arabic Zayin.gif
Character ز
Unicode name ARABIC LETTER ZAIN
Code point U+0632
Entity number ز
Unicode block Arabic
ر [U+0631] [U+0633] س

Arabic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (letter name): IPA(key): /zaːj/ or /zajn/
  • (phoneme): IPA(key): /z/

Letter[edit]

ز / ‍ز ‎(zāy, zayn)

  1. The eleventh letter of the Arabic alphabet. It is preceded by ر ‎(r) and followed by س ‎(s).

Symbol[edit]

ز / ‍ز ‎(zāy, zayn)

  1. The seventh letter in traditional abjad order, which is used in place of numerals for list numbering (abjad numerals). It is preceded by و ‎(w) and followed by ح ‎().

See also[edit]


Khowar[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

ز ‎(ze)

  1. The twentieth letter of the Khowar abjad.

Forms[edit]

Isolated form Final form
ز ـز

See also[edit]

  • Previous letter: ڑ
  • Next letter: ژ

Malay[edit]

Malay Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia ms

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Name of letter) IPA(key): [zai̯]
  • (Phoneme, Syllable initial) IPA(key): [z]
  • (Phoneme, Syllable final) IPA(key): [s]

Letter[edit]

ز / ‍ز

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

See also[edit]


Pashto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

ز ‎(ze)

  1. The eighteenth letter of the Pashto alphabet.

Forms[edit]

Isolated form Final form
ز ـز

See also[edit]

  • Previous letter: ړ
  • Next letter: ژ

Persian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

ﺯ / ﺯ‍ / ﺰ / ‍ﺰ ‎(ze)

  1. The thirteenth letter of the Perso-Arabic alphabet. It is preceded by ر and followed by ژ. Its name is زه or زِ.

Preposition[edit]

Dari ز
Iranian Persian ز
Tajik зи ‎(zi)

ز ‎(ze)

  1. (poetic) from, since
    زش/زو چه خواهی؟
    Zeš/zaš/zu ce xâhi?[1]
    What do you want from him?.
    زش ز او پاسخ دهم اندر نهان؛ زش بپنداری میان مردمان[2]
  2. (poetic) than

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Dehkhoda Persian Dictionary, ز
  2. ^ Dehkhoda Persian Dictionary

Sindhi[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

ز ‎(ze)

  1. The twenty-eighth letter of the Sindhi abjad.

Forms[edit]

Isolated form Final form
ز ـز

See also[edit]

  • Previous letter: ڙھ
  • Next letter: س

Urdu[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

ز ‎(ze)

  1. The sixteenth letter of the Urdu abjad.

Forms[edit]

Isolated form Final form
ز ـز

See also[edit]

  • Previous letter: ڑ
  • Next letter: ژ

Uyghur[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

ز ‎(ze)

  1. The eleventh letter of the Uyghur alphabet.

Forms[edit]

Isolated form Final form
ز ـز

See also[edit]

  • Previous letter: ر ‎(r)
  • Next letter: ژ ‎(zh)