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Character Frequency: Hindi (हिन्दी)

Below you can see a table showing the frequencies of letters, as they occur in the Hindi language. This list was created with the character counter, which is integrated in the WordCreator. Basis of this list were some Hindi texts with together 978.430 characters (238.604 words), 736.216 characters were used for the counting. The texts consist of a good mix of different literary genres. Of course, if other texts were used as a basis, the result would be slightly different.

The list may only be used together with the publishing of the internet adress stefantrost.de and the prior consent of Stefan Trost (contact).

The left list is sorted according to the letters, the right list in accordance with the frequency of the letters. Accordingly, the letters ा, क and े are the most common letters in the Hindi language.

CharacterFrequency
0,30%
3,44%
0,01%
1,01%
0,66%
0,31%
0,20%
0,78%
0,05%
0,00%
1,34%
0,03%
0,03%
0,10%
0,94%
7,14%
0,70%
1,31%
0,20%
1,16%
0,45%
1,39%
0,19%
0,01%
0,57%
0,17%
0,75%
0,09%
0,13%
2,89%
1,15%
1,68%
0,36%
3,48%
2,66%
0,35%
1,78%
0,67%
3,28%
2,20%
5,91%
2,45%
1,62%
0,76%
0,27%
3,78%
4,82%
0,67%
8,22%
ि3,20%
3,47%
1,45%
0,81%
0,10%
0,00%
6,85%
1,96%
0,10%
2,21%
0,15%
3,02%
CharacterFrequency
8,22%
7,14%
6,85%
5,91%
4,82%
3,78%
3,48%
3,47%
3,44%
3,28%
ि3,20%
3,02%
2,89%
2,66%
2,45%
2,21%
2,20%
1,96%
1,78%
1,68%
1,62%
1,45%
1,39%
1,34%
1,31%
1,16%
1,15%
1,01%
0,94%
0,81%
0,78%
0,76%
0,75%
0,70%
0,67%
0,67%
0,66%
0,57%
0,45%
0,36%
0,35%
0,31%
0,30%
0,27%
0,20%
0,20%
0,19%
0,17%
0,15%
0,13%
0,10%
0,10%
0,10%
0,09%
0,05%
0,03%
0,03%
0,01%
0,01%
0,00%
0,00%
 

Usage Note

The list may only be used together with the publishing of the internet adress stefantrost.de and the prior consent of Stefan Trost (contact). If you need additional lists, for example in a different sorting or on the basis of another source, we can provide this list for only five euros. Simply write to us.

The Hindi Alphabet

In the following two tables, you can see the letters from Hindi. The vowels are listed in the first table. In the first two colums, you can see how the letters look like when they appear alone or in combination with another letter. After that, it is shown how to pronounce the letters and which Latin letter is used if a Hindi text is transferred to the Latin alphabet (inscription, transcription). The shown transcription can be done with the software Text Converter automatically. Further information, you can read on the page Transcriptions.

Alone Combi Phonetic Pronunciation Transcription
kurzshort EA
longlong AĀ
िshortshort II
longlong IĪ
shortshort UU
longlong UŪ
shortvoweled-RŔ
longlong EE
longlong ÄAI
longlong OO
longlong OAU

In the second table, you can see an overview of the Hindi consonants. Again, the appearance of the letter, the phonetics, the pronunciation and the transcription is indicated.

Letter Phonetic Pronunciation Transcription
labialBB
labialBHBH
dentalDD
retroflexD
dentalDHDH
retroflexDHḌH
gutturalGG
gutturalGHGH
gutturalHH
palatalJJ
palatalJJH
palatalJY
gutturalKK
gutturalKHKH
labialMM
dentalNN
palatalNÑ
retroflexN
gutturalN
dentalLL
labialPP
labialPHPH
retroflexRR
dentalSS
retroflexSCH
palatalSCHŚ
palatalTSCHC
palatalTSCHCH
dentalTT
retroflexT
dentalTTH
retroflexTṬH
labialWV

If you want to learn the characters from the Hindi Alphabet, you can use one of the questionnaires of the AnwerCoach, you can get here.

Convert Hindi to Latin

To convert a text consisting of Hindi letters to Latin letters or vice versa, you can use the software Text Converter. The shown transcription is supported by this program, so that you can immediately start with your transcriptions. You can read further information and an explanation of the procedure on the page Transcriptions.