ग़

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U+095A, ग़
DEVANAGARI LETTER GHHA
Composition: ग [U+0917] + ◌़ [U+093C]

[U+0959]
Devanagari
[U+095B]
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Translingual[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɣ/ the voiced velar fricative as in Arabic غ (). Hindi speakers from rural areas will pronounce it as IPA(key): /ɡ/ / () instead, while speakers from urban areas, such as Lucknow, are more likely to pronounce the sound correctly.

Letter[edit]

ग़ (ġa)

  1. Consonant of the Devanagari script. It is not included in the traditional alphabet as it represents a sound borrowed from Persian, but is sometimes alphabetized just after .

Hindi[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

ग़ (ġa)

  1. The third nuqta consonant in Hindi.

See also[edit]