What is K?

  • (noun): The 11th letter of the Roman alphabet.
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K (named kay /ˈkeɪ/) is the eleventh letter of the ISO basic Latin alphabet.

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Albanian Alphabet - Older Versions of The Alphabet in Latin Characters - C, ç, K, and Q
... Conversely, the present-day k was written as c until 1868 ... q was variously written as ch, chi, k, ky, kj, and as a k with various diacritics (dot, overline, apostrophe) ...
List Of European Rivers With Alternative Names - K
... English Name Other name(s) or older name(s) Körös Criş (Romanian), Crisus / Crisia / Grisia / Gerasus (Latin), Körös (Hungarian), Kreisch (German ), Kriš (Bosnian, Croatian, Czech, Serbian, Slovak), Krka (S ...

More definitions of "K":

  • (noun): The cardinal number that is the product of 10 and 100.
  • (noun): A unit of information equal to one thousand (1024) bytes.
  • (noun): Street names for ketamine.
  • (adj): Denoting a quantity consisting of 1,000 items or units.
  • (noun): A light soft silver-white metallic element of the alkali metal group; oxidizes rapidly in air and reacts violently with water; is abundant in nature in combined forms occurring in sea water and in carnallite and kainite and sylvite.
  • (noun): The basic unit of thermodynamic temperature adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites.