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LATIN CAPITAL LETTER V

Translingual

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Etymology

From the Etruscan letter ? (u, "u"), from the Ancient Greek letter ? (U, "ypsilon"), derived from the Phoenician letter ?(w, "waw"), from the Egyptian hieroglyph ?.

Letter

V (lower case v)

  1. The twenty-second letter of the basic modern Latin alphabet.

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Numeral

V

  1. The Roman numeral for 5.
  2. (especially in the names of aristocracy) the fifth.

Symbol

V

  1. The volt in the International System of Units.
  2. (chemistry) Symbol for vanadium.
  3. (biochemistry) IUPAC 1-letter abbreviation for valine
  4. (geometry) volume
  5. (set theory) Von Neumann universe
  6. (music) major dominant triad

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Other representations of V:


English

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /vi:/
  • (file)

Letter

V (upper case, lower case v, plural Vs or V's)

  1. The twenty-second letter of the English alphabet, called vee and written in the Latin script.

Derived terms

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Noun

V

  1. (organic chemistry) The resin identification code for polyvinyl chloride, also PVC
  2. (grammar) Abbreviation of vocative case.
  3. (linguistics) Abbreviation of verb.
  4. (euphemistic) Vagina.
  5. Abbreviation of vowel.

Symbol

V

  1. (titular) Viscount
  2. (titular) Viscountess

References

  • The New Penguin Dictionary of Abbreviations: from A to zz, Rosalind Fergusson. (Penguin Books, 2000), page 390/1

Azerbaijani

Letter

V upper case (lower case v)

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

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Basque

Pronunciation

Letter

V (upper case, lower case v)

  1. The twenty-third letter of the Basque alphabet, called uve and written in the Latin script.

Usage notes

  • Used chiefly in recent loanwords and foreign proper nouns.

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Dutch

Pronunciation

Letter

V (capital, lowercase v)

  1. The twenty-second letter of the Dutch alphabet.

See also

  • Previous letter: U
  • Next letter: W

Esperanto

Letter

V (upper case, lower case v)

  1. The twenty-seventh letter of the Esperanto alphabet, called vo and written in the Latin script.

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Pronoun

V

  1. (text messaging) Abbreviation of vi ("you").

Finnish

Letter

V (upper case, lower case v)

  1. The twenty-second letter of the Finnish alphabet, called vee and written in the Latin script.

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German

Etymology

The name of the letter goes back to the name of the Phoenician progenitor ?, whose name is w?w.

Pronunciation

  • (letter name) IPA(key): /fa/
  • Rhymes: -a?
  • (file)
  • IPA(key): /f/, [f] (in Germanic words: always stem-initially, sometimes stem-internally; in Latinate words: sporadically)
  • IPA(key): /v/, [v], [?] (in Germanic words: sometimes stem-internally; in Latinate words: usually)

Letter

V (upper case, lower case v)

  1. The twenty-second letter of the German alphabet.

Hungarian

Pronunciation

Letter

V (upper case, lower case v)

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

Declension

Possessive forms of V
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. V-m V-im
2nd person sing. V-d V-id
3rd person sing. V-je V-i
1st person plural V-nk V-ink
2nd person plural V-tek V-itek
3rd person plural V-jük V-ik

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Ido

Pronunciation

Letter

V (lower case v)

  1. The twenty-second letter of the Ido alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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Italian

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Pronunciation

  • (name of letter) IPA(key): /vu/, /vi/
  • (phoneme) IPA(key): /v/

Letter

V m or f (invariable, lower case v)

  1. The twentieth letter of the Italian alphabet, called vu or vi and written in the Latin script.

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Japanese

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Etymology

From English victory

Noun

V() o (bui

  1. victory in championship

Synonyms

Related terms


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

V

V (upper case, lower case v)

  1. The thirty-first letter of the Latvian alphabet, called v? and written in the Latin script.

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Malay

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Pronunciation

  • (Name of letter) IPA(key): [vi]
  • (Phoneme, Syllable initial) IPA(key): [v]
  • (Phoneme, Syllable final) IPA(key): [f]

Letter

V

  1. The twenty-second letter of the Malay alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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Portuguese

Letter

V (upper case, lower case v)

  1. The twenty-second letter of the Portuguese alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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Romanian

Pronunciation

Letter

V (upper case, lower case v)

  1. The twenty-seventh letter of the Romanian alphabet, called ve or and written in the Latin script.

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Skolt Sami

Pronunciation

Letter

V (lower case v)

  1. The thirty-second letter of the Skolt Sami alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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Slovene

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Pronunciation

Letter

V (capital, lowercase v)

  1. The 23rd letter of the Slovene alphabet. Preceded by U and followed by Z.

Spanish

Pronunciation

Letter

V (upper case, lower case v)

  1. The 23rd letter of the Spanish alphabet.

Swedish

Proper noun

V

  1. Left Party; Abbreviation of Vänsterpartiet.

Turkish

Letter

V (upper case, lower case v)

  1. The twenty-seventh letter of the Turkish alphabet, called ve and written in the Latin script.

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Vietnamese

Pronunciation

Letter

V (upper case, lower case v)

  1. The twenty-seventh letter of the Vietnamese alphabet, called or v? and written in the Latin script.

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Zulu

Letter

V (upper case, lower case v)

  1. The twenty-second letter of the Zulu alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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