kasra

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English[edit]

A kasra

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From Arabic كَسْرَة ‎(kasra, a breaking), instance noun from the verbal noun كَسْر ‎(kasr, breaking) of the verb كَسَرَ ‎(kasara, to break).

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Examples

دِ /di/.
دِي /dī/ [di:].

kasra ‎(plural kasras)

  1. In Arabic script, the vowel point for "i", appearing as a small diagonal line placed below a letter: ـِ ‎(i) and designating a short /i/. If the Arabic letter ي ‎(yāʾ) immediately follows, it indicates a long /ī/.

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