ش

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Arabic Šin.gif
ش U+0634, ش
ARABIC LETTER SHEEN
س
[U+0633]
Arabic ص
[U+0635]
U+FEB5, ﺵ
ARABIC LETTER SHEEN ISOLATED FORM

[U+FEB4]
Arabic Presentation Forms-B
[U+FEB6]
U+FEB6, ﺶ
ARABIC LETTER SHEEN FINAL FORM

[U+FEB5]
Arabic Presentation Forms-B
[U+FEB7]
U+FEB7, ﺷ
ARABIC LETTER SHEEN INITIAL FORM

[U+FEB6]
Arabic Presentation Forms-B
[U+FEB8]
U+FEB8, ﺸ
ARABIC LETTER SHEEN MEDIAL FORM

[U+FEB7]
Arabic Presentation Forms-B
[U+FEB9]

Arabic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (letter name): IPA(key): /ʃiːn/
  • (phoneme): IPA(key): /ʃ/

Letter[edit]

ش / ش‍ / ‍ش‍ / ‍ش (šīn)

  1. The thirteenth letter of the Arabic alphabet. It is preceded by س (s) and followed by ص ().

Symbol[edit]

ش / ش‍ / ‍ش‍ / ‍ش (šīn)

  1. The twenty-first letter in traditional abjad order, which is used in place of numerals for list numbering (abjad numerals). It is preceded by ر (r) and followed by ت (t).

See also[edit]


Khowar[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

ش (šīn)

  1. The twenty-fourth letter of the Khowar abjad.

Forms[edit]

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
ش ـش ـشـ شـ

See also[edit]

  • Previous letter: س
  • Next letter: ݰ

Malay[edit]

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

  • (Name of letter) IPA(key): [ʃen]
  • (Phoneme) IPA(key): [ʃ]

Letter[edit]

ش / ش‍ / ‍ش‍ / ‍ش

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

See also[edit]


Pashto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

ش (šin)

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

Forms[edit]

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
ش ـش ـشـ شـ

See also[edit]

  • Previous letter: س
  • Next letter: ښ

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian 𐭱𐭭 (-išn).

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

ـش (-eš)

  1. A rough equivalent of -tion or -ment, appended to the present stem of a verb, resulting in a noun describing the action of that verb.

Usage notes[edit]

Present stems ending in a long vowel add ـیـ (-y-) before this suffix, for example the present stem of the verb پالودن (pâludan) being پالای (pâlây), the resulting noun is پالایش (pâlâyeš, refinement).

Letter[edit]

ش (šin)

  1. The sixteenth letter of the Perso-Arabic alphabet. It is preceded by س and followed by ص. Its name is شین.

Sindhi[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (letter name): IPA(key): /ʃiːn/
  • (phoneme): IPA(key): /ʃ/

Letter[edit]

ش (šīn)

  1. The thirtieth letter of the Sindhi abjad.

Forms[edit]

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
ش ـش ـشـ شـ

See also[edit]

  • Previous letter: س
  • Next letter: ص

Urdu[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

ش (šīn)

  1. The nineteenth letter of the Urdu abjad.

Forms[edit]

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
ش ـش ـشـ شـ

See also[edit]

  • Previous letter: س
  • Next letter: ص

Uyghur[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

ش (she)

  1. The fourteenth letter of the Uyghur alphabet.

Forms[edit]

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
ش ـش ـشـ شـ

See also[edit]

  • Previous letter: س (s)
  • Next letter: غ (gh)