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1j

noun, often capitalized often attributive \ˈjā\

: the 10th letter of the English alphabet

plural j's or js \ˈjāz\

Full Definition of J

1
a :  the 10th letter of the English alphabet
b :  a speech counterpart of orthographic j
2
a :  a graphic device for reproducing the letter j
b :  a unit vector parallel to the y-axis
3
:  one designated j especially as the 10th in order or class
4
:  something shaped like the letter J

Examples of J

  1. a word that begins with a j
  2. a word that begins with j

First Known Use of J

15th century

Other Alphabet Terms

cuneiform, linear, minuscule, pictograph, rune, symbology, wedge

2j

abbreviation

Definition of J

1
jack
2
journal
3
judge; justice

J

abbreviation

Definition of J

1
joule
2
jumper; jump shot
J Defined for Kids

j

noun , often cap \ˈjā\
plural j's or js \ˈjāz\

Definition of J for Kids

:  the tenth letter of the English alphabet

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