p

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Letter p.svg
p U+0070, p
LATIN SMALL LETTER P
o
[U+006F]
Basic Latin q
[U+0071]
U+FF50, p
FULLWIDTH LATIN SMALL LETTER P

[U+FF4F]
Halfwidth and Fullwidth Forms
[U+FF51]
𝆏 U+1D18F, 𝆏
MUSICAL SYMBOL PIANO
𝆎
[U+1D18E]
Musical Symbols 𝆐
[U+1D190]

Translingual[edit]

English Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia

Letter[edit]

p (upper case P)

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

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Symbol[edit]

p

  1. (IPA) voiceless bilabial plosive
  2. (physics) pressure
  3. (music) piano (play softly)
  4. (chemistry) power of; the negative logarithm of a concentration, as in pH or pOH

Gallery[edit]

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Other representations of P:


English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Letter[edit]

p (lower case, upper case P, plural p's)

  1. The sixteenth letter of the English alphabet, called pee and written in the Latin script.
See also[edit]

Number[edit]

p (lower case, upper case P)

  1. The ordinal number sixteenth, derived from this letter of the English alphabet, called pee and written in the Latin script.

Etymology 2[edit]

Abbreviations

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (page, per): p.

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

p

  1. Abbreviation of post, meaning after
  2. Abbreviation of per.
Translations[edit]

Noun[edit]

p

  1. Abbreviation of page (plural pp)
  2. (Britain) Abbreviation of penny; pence.
    • 2001, Steve Webb, Intensity-modulated radiation therapy:
      The 25p stamp shows an ultrasound image, the 35p stamp shows a magnetic resonance image and the 41p stamp shows an X-ray CT image.
  3. (physics) proton
Translations[edit]

Verb[edit]

p

  1. (knitting) Abbreviation of purl.
    • 1855, Godey's Magazine (volume 51, page 71)
      Knit 3, p 1, k 2, purl 1, k 2, m 1, k 2 together, k 1.

Adverb[edit]

p (not comparable)

  1. (Internet) Abbreviation of pretty (as an intensifier)
    I'm doing p good, how are you?
    • 1992 October 20, Peter Yee <yee(a)atlas.arc.nasa.gov>, "NASA Daily News for 10/13/92 (Forwarded)", message-ID <1992Oct20.091605.29223@news.arc.nasa.gov>, sci.space.news, Usenet [1]:
      The searches will use radio telescope antennas to "listen" to stars for non-random radio noise P much like someone tuning a radio listens for a station between the static.
    • 1995 November 8, Scott Morgan <s_morgan(a)delphi.com>, "Re: F-18 Sim", message-ID <hZMk7Re.s_morgan@delphi.com>, comp.sys.ibm.pc.games.flight-sim, Usenet [2]:
      There is no campaign, just a bunch of canned missions that have no relation to each other (and peole[sic] think SU27 is p bad!).

Azerbaijani[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

p lower case (upper case P)

  1. The twenty-third letter of the Azerbaijani alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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Basque[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

p (lower case, upper case P)

  1. The seventeenth letter of the Basque alphabet, called pe and written in the Latin script.

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Demotic[edit]

Noun[edit]

G7N36-N23Z1pt f

  1. Alternative form of p.t (sky)

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

p (lower case, upper case P)

  1. The sixteenth letter of the Dutch alphabet, written in the Latin script.

See also[edit]

  • Previous letter: o
  • Next letter: q

Egyptian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

p
Z1

 m

  1. mat

Inflection[edit]

Noun[edit]

p
S

 m

  1. plinth

Inflection[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

p
O49

 m./f. topo.

  1. Pe, a city in Lower Egypt, where the Pharaohs were crowned.

References[edit]


Esperanto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

p (lower case, upper case P)

  1. The twentieth letter of the Esperanto alphabet, called po and written in the Latin script.

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Estonian[edit]

Estonian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

p (lower case, upper case P)

  1. The sixteenth letter of the Estonian alphabet, called pee and written in the Latin script.

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Faroese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

p (upper case P)

  1. The nineteenth letter of the Faroese alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

p (lower case, upper case P)

  1. The sixteenth letter of the Finnish alphabet, called pee and written in the Latin script.

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Noun[edit]

p

  1. Abbreviation of penni. (Finnish penny, no longer used)

Fula[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

p (lower case, upper case P)

  1. A letter of the Fula alphabet, written in the Latin script.

Usage notes[edit]

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Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

p

  1. Romanization of 𐍀

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (phoneme): IPA(key): [ ˈp]
  • (letter name): IPA(key): [ ˈpeː]

Letter[edit]

p (lower case, upper case P)

  1. The twenty-eighth letter of the Hungarian alphabet, called and written in the Latin script.
Declension[edit]
Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, front unrounded harmony)
singular plural
nominative p p-k
accusative p-t p-ket
dative p-nek p-knek
instrumental p-vel p-kkel
causal-final p-ért p-kért
translative p-vé p-kké
terminative p-ig p-kig
essive-formal p-ként p-kként
essive-modal
inessive p-ben p-kben
superessive p-n p-ken
adessive p-nél p-knél
illative p-be p-kbe
sublative p-re p-kre
allative p-hez p-khez
elative p-ből p-kből
delative p-ről p-kről
ablative p-től p-ktől
non-attributive
possessive - singular
p-é p-ké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
p-éi p-kéi
Possessive forms of p
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. p-m p-im
2nd person sing. p-d p-id
3rd person sing. p-je p-i
1st person plural p-nk p-ink
2nd person plural p-tek p-itek
3rd person plural p-jük p-ik

See also[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

p (plural p-ek)

  1. Abbreviation of perc (minute[s]).

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in -e-, front unrounded harmony)
singular plural
nominative p p-ek
accusative p-et p-eket
dative p-nek p-eknek
instrumental p-cel p-ekkel
causal-final p-ért p-ekért
translative p-cé p-ekké
terminative p-ig p-ekig
essive-formal p-ként p-ekként
essive-modal
inessive p-ben p-ekben
superessive p-en p-eken
adessive p-nél p-eknél
illative p-be p-ekbe
sublative p-re p-ekre
allative p-hez p-ekhez
elative p-ből p-ekből
delative p-ről p-ekről
ablative p-től p-ektől
non-attributive
possessive - singular
p-é p-eké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
p-éi p-ekéi
Possessive forms of p
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. p-em p-eim
2nd person sing. p-ed p-eid
3rd person sing. p-e p-ei
1st person plural p-ünk p-eink
2nd person plural p-etek p-eitek
3rd person plural p-ük p-eik

Further reading[edit]

  • p in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh: A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (’The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962.

Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (letter name) IPA(key): /pʰjɛː/

Letter[edit]

p (upper case P)

  1. The twentieth letter of the Icelandic alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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Ido[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (context pronunciation) IPA(key): /p/
  • (letter name) IPA(key): /pe/

Letter[edit]

p (upper case P)

  1. The sixteenth letter of the Ido alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

p m or f (invariable)

  1. See under P

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

p

  1. (Can we verify(+) this sense?) Publius
  2. (Can we verify(+) this sense?) Abbreviation of populus.

Letter[edit]

p

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

References[edit]

  • p in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • p in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers

Latvian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

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[edit]

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Letter[edit]

P

p (lower case, upper case P)

  1. The twenty-fourth letter of the Latvian alphabet, called and written in the Latin script.

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Livonian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

p (upper case P)

  1. The twenty-eighth letter of the Livonian alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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Malay[edit]

Letter[edit]

p (lower case, upper case P)

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

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Maltese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /p/
  • IPA(key): /b/ (by assimilation to a following voiced obstruent)
  • With very few exceptions, this letter occurs only in borrowings.

Letter[edit]

p (lower case, upper case P)

  1. The twentieth letter of the Maltese alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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Norwegian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

p

  1. The sixteenth letter of the Norwegian alphabet, written in the Latin script.

Portuguese[edit]

Letter[edit]

p (lower case, upper case P)

  1. The sixteenth letter of the Portuguese alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

p (lower case, upper case P)

  1. The nineteenth letter of the Romanian alphabet, called pe or and written in the Latin script.

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (uppercase) P

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

p (Cyrillic spelling п)

  1. The 22nd letter of the Serbo-Croatian Latin alphabet (gajica), preceded by o and followed by r.

Skolt Sami[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

p (upper case P)

  1. The twenty-sixth letter of the Skolt Sami alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

p (lower case, upper case P)

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

Turkish[edit]

Letter[edit]

p (lower case, upper case P)

  1. The twentieth letter of the Turkish alphabet, called pe and written in the Latin script.

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Turkmen[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

p (upper case P)

  1. The twentieth letter of the Turkmen alphabet, called pe and written in the Latin script.

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Zulu[edit]

Letter[edit]

p (lower case, upper case P)

  1. The sixteenth letter of the Zulu alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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