˚

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Character  ˚ 
Unicode name RING ABOVE
Codepoint U+02DA
˙ ← Spacing Modifier Letters → ˛
Character  ̊ 
Unicode name COMBINING RING ABOVE
Codepoint U+030A
̉ ← Combining Diacritical Marks → ̋

Translingual[edit]

Diacritical mark[edit]

˚

  1. ring above

Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Originated as a small letter o written above the letter u, from an earlier spelling uo.

Diacritical mark[edit]

˚

  1. A diacritical mark of the Latin script, called kroužek (ring) in Czech, and found on Ů/ů.

Usage notes[edit]

On the letter Ů/ů, the ring indicates that it is pronounced as Ú/ú but may alternate with O/o in grammar.