ū

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Character  ū 
Unicode name LATIN SMALL LETTER U WITH MACRON
Latin Extended-A U+016B

Translingual[edit]

Letter[edit]

ū lower case (upper case Ū)

  1. The letter u with a macron.

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Hawaiian[edit]

Noun[edit]

ū

  1. breast
  2. udder

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

ū

  1. (stative) to drip
  2. (stative) moist

Latvian[edit]

Latvian Wikipedia has an article on:

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Etymology[edit]

Proposed in 1908 as part of the new Latvian spelling by the scientific commission headed by K. Mīlenbahs, which was accepted and began to be taught in schools in 1909. Prior to that, Latvian had been written in German Fraktur, and sporadically in Cyrillic.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Letter[edit]

Ū

ū (lower case, upper case Ū)

  1. The thirtieth letter of the Latvian alphabet, called garais u and written in the Latin script.

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Livonian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

ū (upper case Ū)

  1. The thirty-sixth letter of the Livonian alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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