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Devanagari ai.svg
U+0910, ऐ
DEVANAGARI LETTER AI

[U+090F]
Devanagari
[U+0911]

Translingual[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /əj/, /aj/, /ɛ/, /æ/ (varies by language, context, etc.)

Letter[edit]

(ai)

  1. A vowel of the Devanagari script. Its matra, used to modify the inherent vowel in a consonant is written ै. For example the first consonant क with the matra looks like: कै.

Hindi[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

ऐ! (ai!)

  1. hey, oi
    , कहाँ जा रहा है बे?ai, kahā̃ jā rahā hai be?Hey, where do you think you're going, punk? (literally, “Hey, where are [you] going hey?”)
    Synonyms: हे (he) (less demeaning)

Letter[edit]

(ai)

  1. The ninth vowel in Hindi.

See also[edit]