ypsilon

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Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ὐψιλόν ‎(upsilón) from ύ ‎(ú) + ψιλός ‎(psilós), “bare y”.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ypsilon m

  1. upsilon
  2. The name of the Latin-script letter Y/y.

Declension[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ ypsilon in Jiří Rejzek, Český etymologický slovník, electronic version, Leda, 2007

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Greek ύψιλον ‎(ýpsilon, upsilon).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ypsilɔn/, [ˈyb̥silʌn]

Noun[edit]

ypsilon n (singular definite ypsilonet, plural indefinite ypsiloner)

  1. upsilon, Υ, υ (letter of the Greek alphabet)

Inflection[edit]

See also[edit]


Dutch[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia nl

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

ypsilon m, f ‎(uncountable)

  1. upsilon

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

< Ancient Greek ὖ ψιλόν ‎(û psilón)

Greek letter
Υυ
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Next: fii
Finnish Wikipedia has an article on:

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈypsilo̞n]
  • Hyphenation: yp‧si‧lon

Noun[edit]

ypsilon

  1. upsilon (Greek letter)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of ypsilon (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative ypsilon ypsilonit
genitive ypsilonin ypsilonien
partitive ypsilonia ypsiloneja
illative ypsiloniin ypsiloneihin
singular plural
nominative ypsilon ypsilonit
accusative nom. ypsilon ypsilonit
gen. ypsilonin
genitive ypsilonin ypsilonien
partitive ypsilonia ypsiloneja
inessive ypsilonissa ypsiloneissa
elative ypsilonista ypsiloneista
illative ypsiloniin ypsiloneihin
adessive ypsilonilla ypsiloneilla
ablative ypsilonilta ypsiloneilta
allative ypsilonille ypsiloneille
essive ypsilonina ypsiloneina
translative ypsiloniksi ypsiloneiksi
instructive ypsilonein
abessive ypsilonitta ypsiloneitta
comitative ypsiloneineen

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia it

ypsilon m, f ‎(invariable)

  1. ypsilon (Greek letter)

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

ypsilon n

  1. A name of the letter Y.

Synonyms[edit]

  • (name of the letter Y): ī graeca
  • (name of the letter Y): ȳ

Coordinate terms[edit]


Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately, from Ancient Greek ὖ ψιλόν ‎(û psilón).

Noun[edit]

ypsilon m ‎(genitive singular ypsilonu, nominative plural ypsilony, declension pattern of dub)

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter Y/y.
  2. (Greek letter names) upsilon

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • ypsilon in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk