What is ย?

ย is a Thai letter, specifically a consonant. It is a letter of the Thai alphabet.

Letter Name

Use this name when spelling:
Meaning of name:
demon

ย at the beginning of a syllable

Consonants at the beginning of a syllable are called "starting consonants".
Sound:
[y]
Consonant class:
low
Sample words:

ย at the end of a syllable

Consonants at the end of a syllable are called "ending consonants".
Sound:
[y]
Consonant ending:
live

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

How is ย pronounced?

ย is pronounced [y] and can be at the beginning or end of a syllable.

What is the name of ย?

The Thai name of ย is ยยักษ์, pronounced [yaw yag (m h)].
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