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LATIN CAPITAL LETTER P

Translingual

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Etymology

From the Etruscan letter ? (p, "pe"), from the Ancient Greek letter ? (P, "pi"), derived from the Phoenician letter ?(p, "pe"), from the Egyptian hieroglyph ?.

Letter

P (lower case p)

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

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Symbol

P

  1. (chemistry) symbol for phosphorus
  2. (metrology) symbol for peta-
  3. (biochemistry) IUPAC 1-letter abbreviation for proline
  4. (mathematics) probability
    P(A) is the probability of A occurring
  5. (physics) power
  6. (physics) The symbol for poise.
  7. (computer science) class of problems solvable in polynomial time

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Other representations of P:


English

Etymology 1

Letter

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

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

P (upper case, lower 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

Abbreviations.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /pi:/
  • Rhymes: -i:
  • (file)

Noun

P (plural Ps)

  1. Abbreviation of park.
  2. Abbreviation of phone.
  3. Abbreviation of pager.
  4. Abbreviation of passenger.
  5. Philippine peso.
  6. (chess) Pawn.
  7. (medicine) A P wave on an electrocardiogram.
  8. (slang, chiefly US) A "pure" form of an illegal drug, especially heroin.
    • 2009, Dr Kerry Spackman, The Winner's Bible:
      P directly targets the dopamine pathways in your brain and as a result goes straight to your pleasure/reward module, which makes it an incredibly hard drug to break free from.
  9. (slang, New Zealand) Methamphetamine.
    • 2011, New Zealand Herald, 6 May 2011:
      Almost 70kg of pre-cursor drugs that could be used to manufacture $20 million of P have been seized by police and customs officers.

Adjective

P (not comparable)

  1. (Britain) Abbreviation of probationary (used on a vehicle's P-plate)
  2. (Australia) Abbreviation of provisional (used on a vehicle's P-plate)
  3. (anatomy, medicine) Abbreviation of pulmonary.

Proper noun

P

  1. (computing theory) The set of all problems that are solvable in polynomial time by a deterministic Turing machine
  2. (law) Initialism of patient. (the subject of proceedings in the Court of Protection)
Related terms

Azerbaijani

Letter

P upper case (lower case p)

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

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Basque

Pronunciation

Letter

P (upper case, lower case p)

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

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Chinese

Etymology 1

Derived from English photoshop.

Pronunciation

Verb

P

  1. (Internet) to photoshop

Etymology 2

Pronunciation

Noun

P

  1. (LGBT) femme, lipstick lesbian

Antonyms

  • T ("butch lesbian")

Dutch

Pronunciation

Letter

P (capital, lowercase p)

  1. The sixteenth letter of the Dutch alphabet.

See also

  • Previous letter: O
  • Next letter: Q

Esperanto

Letter

P (upper case, lower case p)

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

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Estonian

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Letter

P (upper case, lower case p)

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

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Finnish

Letter

P (upper case, lower case p)

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

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German

Pronunciation

Letter

P (upper case, lower case p)

  1. The sixteenth letter of the German alphabet.

Hungarian

Pronunciation

Letter

P (upper case, lower case p)

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

Declension

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

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Ido

Pronunciation

Letter

P (lower case p)

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

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Italian

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Pronunciation

Letter

P m or f (invariable, lower case p)

  1. The fourteenth letter of the Italian alphabet, called pi and written in the Latin script.

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Japanese

Etymology 1

From English producer. The VOCALOID sense may have arisen from an extension of the concept of producers in THE IDOLM@STER; both THE IDOLM@STER and VOCALOID were/are popular topics on the Niconico video sharing website.

Suffix

P() o (-p?

  1. (entertainment, music) Initialism of ? (purody?s?, "producer").
  2. (more specifically) Musician who produces music featuring VOCALOID.
    ?P()
    sasakure-p?
    sasakureP

Derived terms

  • P() (bokaro-p?)

Etymology 2

Prefix

P() o (p?-

  1. (typography, especially in typeface names) Initialism of (purop?shonaru, "proportional").
    M()S()P()?
    Emuesu P?-goshikku
    MS PGothic

Latvian

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Etymology

Proposed in 1908 as part of the new Latvian spelling by the scientific commission headed by K. M?lenbahs, 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

P

P (upper case, lower case p)

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

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Malay

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Pronunciation

  • (Name of letter) IPA(key): [pi]
  • (Phoneme, Syllable initial) IPA(key): [p]
  • (Phoneme, Syllable final) IPA(key): [p?]

Letter

P

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

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Portuguese

Letter

P (upper case, lower case p)

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

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Romanian

Pronunciation

Letter

P (upper case, lower case p)

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

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Saanich

Pronunciation

Letter

P

  1. The twenty-fourth letter of the Saanich alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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Skolt Sami

Pronunciation

Letter

P (lower case p)

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

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Slovene

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Pronunciation

Letter

P (capital, lowercase p)

  1. The 17th letter of the Slovene alphabet. Preceded by O and followed by R.

Spanish

Letter

P (upper case, lower case p)

  1. The 17th letter of the Spanish alphabet.

Turkish

Letter

P (upper case, lower case p)

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

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Vietnamese

Pronunciation

Letter

P (upper case, lower case p)

  1. The twentieth letter of the Vietnamese alphabet, called , bê ph?, or p? and written in the Latin script.

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Welsh

Pronunciation

Letter

P (upper case, lower case p)

  1. The twentieth letter of the Welsh alphabet, called pi and written in the Latin script. It is preceded by O and followed by Ph.

Mutation

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
prawf brawf mhrawf phrawf
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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Further reading

  • R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950-present) , "P", in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies

Zulu

Letter

P (upper case, lower case p)

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

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