س

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Character س
Unicode name ARABIC LETTER SEEN
Unicode block Arabic
Codepoint U+0633

Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Letter[edit]

س / س‍ / ‍س‍ / ‍س ‎(sīn)

  1. The twelfth letter of the Arabic alphabet. It is preceded by ز ‎(z) and followed by ش ‎(š).
  2. X, unknown variable.

Numeral symbol[edit]

س / س‍ / ‍س‍ / ‍س ‎(sīn)

  1. The fifteenth letter in traditional abjad order, which is used in place of numerals for list numbering (abjad numerals). It is preceded by ن ‎(n) and followed by ع ‎(ʿ).

See also[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Shortened form of سَوْفَ ‎(sawfa).

Particle[edit]

سَـ ‎(sa-)

  1. will (prefix indicating the future tense)

Malay[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Malay Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia ms

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Name of letter, Johor-Selangor) IPA(key): [sen]
  • (Phoneme) IPA(key): [s]

Letter[edit]

س / س‍ / ‍س‍ / ‍س

  1. The thirteenth letter of the Malay alphabet, written in the Arabic script.
See also[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Malay cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : س

Shortened form of اسا, from Proto-Malayic *əsa, from Proto-Malayo-Chamic *əsa, from Proto-Malayo-Sumbawan *əsa, from Proto-Sunda-Sulawesi *əsa, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *əsa, from Proto-Austronesian *əsa.

Pronunciation[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Numeral[edit]

س ‎(Rumi spelling se)

  1. (cardinal) one
Derived terms[edit]
Synonyms[edit]

Pashto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

س ‎(sin)

  1. The twenty-first letter of the Pashto alphabet.

Forms[edit]

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
س ـس ـسـ سـ

See also[edit]

  • Previous letter: ږ
  • Next letter: ش

Persian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

ﺱ / ﺳ‍ / ﺴ / ‍ﺲ ‎(sin)

  1. The fifteenth letter of the Perso-Arabic alphabet. It is preceded by ژ and followed by ش. Its name is سین.

Uyghur[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

س ‎(se)

  1. The thirteenth letter of the Uyghur alphabet.

Forms[edit]

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
س ـس ـسـ سـ

See also[edit]

  • Previous letter: ژ ‎(zh)
  • Next letter: ش ‎(sh)