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Ya wato O da Turanci <> equivalent of O in English

  1. The English vocative particle, used for direct address.

Usage notes

  • The word O is always written in upper case in modern usage.
  • O is often used in translations from languages which have the vocative case.
  • Although it is not strictly archaic, the particle is sometimes used archaizingly. It conveys a formal or reverential tone.