ñ

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Character  ñ 
Unicode name LATIN SMALL LETTER N WITH TILDE
Latin-1 Supplement U+00F1

Translingual[edit]

Letter[edit]

ñ lower case (upper case Ñ)

  1. The letter n with a tilde.

See also[edit]


Latin[edit]

Abbreviation[edit]

ñ

  1. Alternative form of . Abbreviation of nōn (not).
    • 1835, Rotuli Curiae Regis, &c, page 20:
      Rađ Nepos dix̃ qᵭ [teñ trā ||illā] ñ vult iñ respōđe sñ . . .
    • 1889, The Great Roll of the Pipe for the thirteenth year of the reign of King Henry the Second, Buchingehāscr̃ et Bedefordscr̃ :
      .VIII. ᵭ. ñ sunt de firma Comitat9.

Portuguese[edit]

Adverb[edit]

ñ (not comparable)

  1. Shorthand for não.

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a doubled letter N in Spanish words of Latin origin. In cursive writing, the n on top developed into the tilde.

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

ñ (lower case, upper case Ñ)

  1. The 15th letter of the Spanish and Filipino alphabet.