j

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IPA Unicode 0x006A.svg
Unicode name LATIN SMALL LETTER J
Codepoint U+006A
i ← Basic Latin → k

Translingual

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Letter

j lower case (upper case J)

  1. The tenth letter of the basic modern Latin alphabet.

Pronunciation

Symbol

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j

  1. (IPA) palatal approximant
  2. (pharmacy, obsolete) one
    j
    one ounce
  3. (physics) imaginary unit

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Other representations of J:


English

  • The name of this letter is spelled jay or jy (formerly and in Scotland), plural jays

Pronunciation

Letter

j (lower case, upper case J)

  1. The tenth letter of the English alphabet, called jay and written in the Latin script.

Usage notes

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Noun

j (plural js)

  1. (slang) A term for a marijuana cigarette ('joint').
    "I went outside to smoke myself a J" — Paul Simon, from the song "Late in the Evening" from the album, "One Trick Pony."
  2. (mathematics) An alternative version of i, the positive square root of -1; used in the context of electronics.
  3. (mathematics) The second unit vector, after i

Azeri

Letter

j lower case (upper case J)

  1. The fifteenth letter of the Azeri alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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Dutch

Pronunciation

Letter

j (lower case, upper case J)

  1. The tenth letter of the Dutch alphabet.

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  • Previous letter: i
  • Next letter: k

Esperanto

Pronunciation

Letter

j (lower case, upper case J)

  1. The thirteenth letter of the Esperanto alphabet, called jo and written in the Latin script.

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Italian

Noun

j m, f (invariable)

  1. See under J

Latvian

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Etymology

Proposed in 1908 as part of the new Latvian spelling by the scientific commission headed by K. Mīlenbahs, which was accepted and began to be taught in schools in 1909. Prior to that, Latvian had been written in German Fraktur, and sporadically in Cyrillic.

Pronunciation

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Letter

J

j (lower case, upper case J)

  1. The fifteenth letter of the Latvian alphabet, called and written in the Latin script.

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Malay

Letter

j

  1. The tenth letter of the Malay alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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Romanian

Pronunciation

Letter

j (lowercase, capital J)

  1. The tenth letter of the Romanian alphabet representing the phoneme /ʒ/. Preceded by î and followed by k.

Serbo-Croatian

Alternative forms

  • (uppercase): J

Pronunciation

Letter

j (Cyrillic spelling ј)

  1. The 14th letter of the Serbo-Croatian Latin alphabet (gajica), preceded by i and followed by k.

Skolt Sami

Pronunciation

Letter

j (upper case J)

  1. The seventeenth letter of the Skolt Sami alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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Spanish

Letter

j (lower case, upper case J)

  1. The tenth letter of the Spanish alphabet.

Turkish

Letter

j (lower case, upper case J)

  1. The thirteenth letter of the Turkish alphabet, called je and written in the Latin script.

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