ϡ

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Character  ϡ 
Unicode name GREEK SMALL LETTER SAMPI
Unicode block Greek and Coptic
Codepoint U+03E1
See also: Ϡ

Ancient Greek[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • Ϡ (upper case)

Letter[edit]

ϡ (š)

  1. Sampi, an obsolete letter of the Greek alphabet with a numeric value of 900 when used as a mathematical character.

Usage notes[edit]

  • It was used in addition to the classical 24 letters of the alphabet to denote some type of a sibilant sound, probably [ss] or [ts].
  • Wikipedia-logo.png Ϡ on Wikipedia.Wikipedia