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See also: ख़

U+0916, ख
DEVANAGARI LETTER KHA

[U+0915]
Devanagari
[U+0917]

Translingual[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

(kha)

  1. The Devanagari script's unvoiced, aspirated guttural consonant.

See also[edit]

Hindi[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /kʰə/, [kʰɐ]

Letter[edit]

(kha)

  1. the second consonant of Hindi

See also[edit]

Marathi[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kʰə/
  • (file)

Letter[edit]

(kha)

  1. The second consonant in Marathi.

Nepali[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

(kha)

  1. The second consonant in Nepali.

Old Hindi[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (ṣa)especially in Perso-Arabic borrowings

Letter[edit]

(kha)

  1. The second consonant of the Devanagari script.

Sanskrit[edit]

Alternative scripts[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

(kha)

  1. The second consonant of the Devanagari script.

Noun[edit]

(kha) stemn

  1. hole, aperture, cavity, wound

References[edit]

  • Arthur Anthony Macdonell (1893), “”, in A practical Sanskrit dictionary with transliteration, accentuation, and etymological analysis throughout, London: Oxford University Press, page 79