غ

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Arabic Ghain.gif
غ U+063A, غ
ARABIC LETTER GHAIN
ع
[U+0639]
Arabic ػ
[U+063B]
See also: ع

Arabic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (letter name): IPA(key): /ɣajn/
  • (phoneme): IPA(key): /ɣ/

Letter[edit]

غ / غ‍ / ‍غ‍ / ‍غ ‎(ḡayn)

  1. The nineteenth letter of the Arabic alphabet. It is preceded by ع(ʿ) and followed by ف(f).

Symbol[edit]

غ / غ‍ / ‍غ‍ / ‍غ ‎(ḡayn)

  1. The twenty-eighth and final letter in traditional abjad order, which is used in place of numerals for list numbering (abjad numerals). It is preceded by ظ().

See also[edit]


Hijazi Arabic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (letter name): IPA(key): /ˈɣeːn/
  • (phoneme): IPA(key): /ɣ/
  • (allophones): IPA(key): [ɣ]~[ʁ]

Letter[edit]

غ ‎(ḡēn)

  1. The nineteenth letter of the Arabic alphabet. Its name is غين(ḡēn), and is preceded by ع(ʿēn) and followed by ف(fāʾ).

Forms[edit]

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
غ ـغ ـغـ غـ

Khowar[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (letter name): IPA(key): /ɣæn/
  • (phoneme): IPA(key): /ɣ/

Letter[edit]

غ ‎(ghain)

  1. The thirty-second letter of the Khowar abjad.

Forms[edit]

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
غ ـغ ـغـ غـ

See also[edit]

  • Previous letter: ع
  • Next letter: ڠ

Malay[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Name of letter) IPA(key): [ɣaen], [ɣen]
  • (Phoneme, Syllable initial only) IPA(key): [ɣ]

Letter[edit]

غ / غ‍ / ‍غ‍ / ‍غ

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

See also[edit]


Pashto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (letter name): IPA(key): /ɣajn/
  • (phoneme): IPA(key): /ɣ/

Letter[edit]

غ ‎(ǧayn)

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

Forms[edit]

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
غ ـغ ـغـ غـ

See also[edit]

  • Previous letter: ع
  • Next letter: ف

Persian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

ﻍ / ﻏ / ﻐ / ‍ﻎ ‎(ghain)

  1. The twenty-second letter of the Perso-Arabic alphabet. It is preceded by ع and followed by ف. Its name is غین.

Sindhi[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (letter name): IPA(key): /ɣɛːn/
  • (phoneme): IPA(key): /ɣ/

Letter[edit]

غ ‎(ƣaen)

  1. The thirty-sixth letter of the Sindhi abjad.

Forms[edit]

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
غ ـغ ـغـ غـ

See also[edit]

  • Previous letter: ع
  • Next letter: ف

Urdu[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (letter name): IPA(key): /ɣɛ:n/
  • (phoneme): IPA(key): /ɣ/

Letter[edit]

غ ‎(ghain)

  1. The twenty-fifth letter of the Urdu abjad.

Forms[edit]

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
غ ـغ ـغـ غـ

See also[edit]

  • Previous letter: ع
  • Next letter: ف

Uyghur[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

غ ‎(ghe)

  1. The fifteenth letter of the Uyghur alphabet.

Forms[edit]

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
غ ـغ ـغـ غـ

See also[edit]

  • Previous letter: ش(sh)
  • Next letter: ف(f)