A sound intermediate between a vowel and a consonant, or partaking of the nature of both, as in the English w and y.
- A sound that has the quality of one of the high vowels, as (ē) or (o͞o), and that functions as a consonant before or after vowels, as the initial sounds of yell and well and the final sounds of coy and cow. Also called glide.
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;അര്ദ്ധസ്വരം - Arddhasvaram | Ardhaswaram ;