Meaning of Schwa



English: Schwa
Bangla:
Hindi:
Type: Unknown / অজানা / अज्ञात
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Bangla Academy Dictionary:


Definition: 1

the mid-central, neutral vowel sound typically occurring in unstressed syllables in English, however spelled, as the sound of a in alone and sofa, e in system, i in easily, o in gallop, u in circus.

Definition: 2

the phonetic symbol ə, used to represent this sound.

Definition: 3

a central vowel represented in the International Phonetic Alphabet by (ə). The sound occurs in unstressed syllables in English, as in around, mother, and sofa

Definition: 4

the symbol (ə) used to represent this sound