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G
See also: Appendix:Variations of "g", ? [U+0581 ARMENIAN SMALL LETTER CO], and ? [U+0261 LATIN SMALL LETTER SCRIPT G]

Translingual

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Letter

g (upper case G)

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

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Pronunciation

  • (file)

Symbol

g

  1. Symbol for the gram, an SI unit of mass.
  2. Symbol for gravitational acceleration, approximately 9.81 m/s2 or 32 ft/sec2 at the earth's surface. Distinguished from G.
  3. (IPA) Alternative form of ? (voiced velar stop).
  4. (physics) gluon

Translations

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Other representations of G:


English

Etymology 1

Pronunciation

  • (letter name): IPA(key): /d?i:/
(file)
(file)

Letter

g (lower case, upper case G, plural g's)

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

g (lower case, upper case G)

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

Etymology 2

Abbreviation.

Noun

g (countable and uncountable, plural gs)

  1. (physics) A unit of gravitational acceleration.
  2. Abbreviation of gram.
  3. Alternative letter-case form of G (grand: thousand).

Derived terms


Azerbaijani

Pronunciation

Letter

g lower case (upper case G)

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

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Basque

Pronunciation

Letter

g (lower case, upper case G)

  1. The seventh letter of the Basque alphabet, called ge and written in the Latin script.

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Dutch

Pronunciation

Noun

g (lower case, upper case G)

  1. The seventh letter of the Dutch alphabet, written in the Latin script.
  2. (physics) A unit of gravitational acceleration.

Derived terms

See also

  • Previous letter: f
  • Next letter: h

Noun

g

  1. (physics) Abbreviation of gram.

Esperanto

Pronunciation

Letter

g (lower case, upper case G)

  1. The eighth letter of the Esperanto alphabet, called go and written in the Latin script.

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Estonian

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Pronunciation

Letter

g (lower case, upper case G)

  1. The seventh letter of the Estonian alphabet, called gee and written in the Latin script.

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Faroese

Pronunciation

Letter

g (upper case G)

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

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Finnish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /'?e:/, ['?e?:] (name of letter)
  • (file)

Letter

g (lower case, upper case G)

  1. The seventh letter of the Finnish alphabet, called gee and written in the Latin script.

Usage notes

  • Used only in loanwords expect for ng [?:].

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Noun

g

  1. (music) G (note)

Usage notes

Capitalized for the great octave or any octave below that, or in names of major keys; not capitalized for the small octave or any octave above that, or in names of minor keys.

Declension


French

Pronunciation

Symbol

g

  1. (physics) g
  2. (text messaging slang) Abbreviation of j'ai ("I have").

Fula

Pronunciation

Letter

g (lower case, upper case G)

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

Usage notes

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Gothic

Romanization

g

  1. Romanization of ?

Hungarian

Etymology 1

Pronunciation

Letter

g (lower case, upper case G)

  1. The twelfth letter of the Hungarian alphabet, called and written in the Latin script.
Declension
Possessive forms of g
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. g-m g-im
2nd person sing. g-d g-id
3rd person sing. g-je g-i
1st person plural g-nk g-ink
2nd person plural g-tek g-itek
3rd person plural g-jük g-ik
Derived terms

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Etymology 2

Abbreviation of gramm ("gram").

Noun

g (plural g-ok)

  1. g (a unit of mass equal to one-thousandth of a kilogram)
Declension
Possessive forms of g
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. g-om g-jaim
2nd person sing. g-od g-jaid
3rd person sing. g-ja g-jai
1st person plural g-unk g-jaink
2nd person plural g-otok g-jaitok
3rd person plural g-juk g-jaik

Icelandic

Pronunciation

Letter

g (upper case G)

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

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Ido

Pronunciation

  • (context pronunciation) IPA(key): /?/
  • (letter name) IPA(key): /?e/

Letter

g (upper case G)

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

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Interlingua

Pronunciation

  • (letter name): IPA(key): /d?e/
  • (phoneme): IPA(key): /d?/ before 'i'/'e'/'y', as /?/ in the suffix -age, and /?/ elsewhere.

Letter

g (lower case, upper case G)

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

See also

  • Previous letter: f
  • Next letter: h

Italian

Noun

g m or f (invariable)

  1. See under G

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

Letter

G

g (lower case, upper case G)

  1. The tenth letter of the Latvian alphabet, called g? and written in the Latin script.

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Livonian

Pronunciation

Letter

g (upper case G)

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

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Lushootseed

Letter

g

  1. The twelfth letter of the Lushootseed alphabet, pronounced as a voiced velar stop.

Malay

Letter

g (lower case, upper case G)

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

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Maltese

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /?/
  • IPA(key): /k/ (per final devoicing or assimilation to a following voiceless obstruent)

Letter

g (lower case, upper case G)

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

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Norwegian

Pronunciation

  • (letter name): IPA(key): /?e:/
  • (phoneme): IPA(key): /?/, /k/, /j/, /?/, /?/
  • (file)

Letter

g

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

Usage notes

  • When g is written before j, they merge together and create the sound of y in you.
  • G is sometimes pronounced like the s in sugar in words of French origin, like genre, due to the fact that Norwegian lacks the voiced palato-alveolar sibilant [?].
  • In eastern and nothern dialects, g at the end of pronouns is pronounced like the y in boy. In western and southern dialects, the g is pronounced like g in great.

Portuguese

The word for cat in Portuguese is gato, and starts with g.

Pronunciation

Letter

g (lower case, upper case G)

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

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Romanian

Pronunciation

Letter

g (lower case, upper case G)

  1. The ninth letter of the Romanian alphabet, called ge, ghe, or and written in the Latin script.

Usage notes

See G for pronunciation notes.

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Serbo-Croatian

Alternative forms

  • (uppercase) G

Pronunciation

Letter

g (Cyrillic spelling ?)

  1. The 11th letter of the Serbo-Croatian Latin alphabet (gajica), preceded by f and followed by h.

Skolt Sami

Pronunciation

Letter

g (upper case G)

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

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Spanish

Pronunciation

  • (phoneme): IPA(key): /?/, [], /x/
  • (letter name): IPA(key): /'xe/

Letter

g (lower case, upper case G)

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

Swedish

Pronunciation

Letter name
Phoneme

Letter

g (lower case, upper case G)

  1. The seventh letter of the Swedish alphabet, called ge and written in the Latin script. Pronounced /?/ in front of a, o, u and å and /j/ in front of e, i, y, ä and ö. Pronounced /?/ in some loan words.

Turkish

Letter

g (lower case, upper case G)

  1. The eighth letter of the Turkish alphabet, called ge and written in the Latin script.

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Turkmen

Pronunciation

Letter

g (upper case G)

  1. The eighth letter of the Turkmen alphabet, called ge and written in the Latin script.

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Vietnamese

Pronunciation

Letter

g

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

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Noun

g

  1. Contraction of -ng.
    lng -> lg
    work pay

Welsh

Pronunciation

Letter

g (lower case, upper case G)

  1. The tenth letter of the Welsh alphabet, called èg and written in the Latin script. It is preceded by ff and followed by ng.

Mutation

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
gorsaf orsaf ngorsaf unchanged
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) , "g", in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies

Zulu

Letter

g (lower case, upper case G)

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

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