Y (pronounced: [i]) is a commune in the Somme depairtment in Picardy in northren Fraunce.
Y bears the shortest place name in Fraunce, an ane o the shortest in the warld. The inhabitants cry themselves Upsilonien(ne)s, frae the Greek letter Upsilon which leuks lik the letter Y.
Y is situatit 32 miles (50 km) east o Amiens, at the junction o the D15 an D615 roads, in the far eastren side o the depairtment.
Historical population of Y, Somme
|From the year 1962 on: population without double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.