Appendix:Tamil script

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This appendix explains characters written in the Tamil script.

This appendix is related to the Tamil alphabet. The Tamil alphabet has 12 vowels, 18 consonants, 12 vowels by 18 consonants, 1 unique character ஃ totalling 247 letters.

# Letter Name IPA Transliterated as
1. a [ʌ]
2. ā [aː]
3. i [i]
4. ī [iː]
5. u [u] or [ɯ]
6. ū [uː]
7. e [e]
8. ē [eː]
9. ai [ʌy]
10. o [o]
11. ō [oː]
12. au [ʌʋ]
13. ka [k] k
14. ṅa [ŋ]
15. ca [tʃ] c
16. ña [ɲ] ñ
17. ṭa [ʈ]
18. ṇa [ɳ]
19. ta [t] t
20. na [n̪] n
21. ṉa [n] ṉa
22. pa [p] p
23. ma [m] m
24. ya [j] y
25. ra [ɾ] r
26. ṛa [r]
27. la [l] l
28. ḷa [ɭ]
29. ḻa [ɻ]
30. va [ʋ] v

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