پ

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Arabic Pe.gif
پ U+067E, پ
ARABIC LETTER PEH
ٽ
[U+067D]
Arabic ٿ
[U+067F]
U+FB56, ﭖ
ARABIC LETTER PEH ISOLATED FORM

[U+FB55]
Arabic Presentation Forms-A
[U+FB57]
U+FB57, ﭗ
ARABIC LETTER PEH FINAL FORM

[U+FB56]
Arabic Presentation Forms-A
[U+FB58]
U+FB58, ﭘ
ARABIC LETTER PEH INITIAL FORM

[U+FB57]
Arabic Presentation Forms-A
[U+FB59]
U+FB59, ﭙ
ARABIC LETTER PEH MEDIAL FORM

[U+FB58]
Arabic Presentation Forms-A
[U+FB5A]

Translingual[edit]

Letter[edit]

پ


Hijazi Arabic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (letter name): IPA(key): /ˈpaːʔ/
  • (phoneme): IPA(key): /p/

Letter[edit]

پ (pāʾ)

  1. پ (pāʾ) (an additional Arabic letter)

Usage notes[edit]

پ (pāʾ) is not considered a distinct letter, but a variant of ب (bāʾ) that is sometimes used to write foreign names and loanwords with the phoneme /p/. It can be written and pronounced as a ب (bāʾ) instead.

Forms[edit]

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
پ ـپ ـپـ پـ

See also[edit]

ڤ (vāʾ)


Khowar[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

پ (pe)

  1. The third letter of the Khowar abjad.

Forms[edit]

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
پ ـپ ـپـ پـ

See also[edit]

  • Previous letter: ب
  • Next letter: ت

Kurdish[edit]

Letter[edit]

پ (transliteration needed)

  1. The third letter of the Kurdo-Arabic alphabet. Its name is پا () and it has the sound of English P. It is preceded by ب and followed by ت.

Synonyms[edit]


Pashto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

پ (pe)

  1. The third letter of the Pashto alphabet.

Forms[edit]

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
پ ـپ ـپـ پـ

See also[edit]

  • Previous letter: ب
  • Next letter: ت

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ب (b) with three dots instead of one, added to the Arabic alphabet in the creation of the Perso-Arabic script in order to accommodate the /p/ phoneme of Persian missing from Arabic.

Alternative forms[edit]

  • پ پ‍ ﭙ ﭗ
Written forms
پ پ‍
Isolated Initial Medial Final

Pronunciation[edit]

Persian Wikipedia has an article on:
پ
Wikipedia fa

Letter[edit]

پ (p)

  1. The third letter of the Perso-Arabic alphabet. Its names are په (pe), پِ (pe), and بای فارسی (bâ-ye fârsi, the Persian ب bāʾ).

See also[edit]

  • Previous letter: ب
  • Next letter: ت
  • Other letters created for the Perso-Arabic script: چ (č), ژ (ž), گ (g)

Sindhi[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

پ (pe)

  1. The tenth letter of the Sindhi abjad.

Forms[edit]

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
پ ـپ ـپـ پـ

See also[edit]

  • Previous letter: ث
  • Next letter: ج

Urdu[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

پ (pe)

  1. The third letter of the Urdu abjad.

Forms[edit]

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
پ ـپ ـپـ پـ

See also[edit]

  • Previous letter: ب
  • Next letter: ت

Uyghur[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

پ (pe)

  1. The forth letter of the Uyghur alphabet.

Forms[edit]

Isolated form Final form Medial form Initial form
پ ـپ ـپـ پـ

See also[edit]

  • Previous letter: ب (b)
  • Next letter: ت (t)