Some ya comparative forms: Dev. , Gur. , Guj. .

Just as Dogri tends to replace Sanskrit va with ba, so the Sanskrit ya goes to Dogri ja.


Slkoţ. Apparently pronounced more like Shyalkot. This marking shows part of the extraterritorial native duplex (with the obliterator portion not visible). The samvat month is baisākh.

ek rupaiye ~ one rupee. Same in Urdu at bottom. A study in diacritics: Notice the short-u diacritic under the ru-, the double bar over the -pai- and the single bar over the ye.

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