ґ

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Character  ґ 
Unicode name CYRILLIC SMALL LETTER GHE WITH UPTURN
Cyrillic U+0491
See also: Г, г, г., Ґ, Ғ, ғ, and Appendix:Variations of "g"

Rusyn[edit]

Letter[edit]

ґ (g) (uppercase Ґ) (italics: Ґ, ґ)

  1. The fifth letter of the Rusyn Cyrillic alphabet (both Lemko and Pannonian Rusyn orthography). Its name is ґе (ge /gɛ/) and it has the sound of /g/ - voiced velar plosive. It is preceded by Г and followed by Д.

Ukrainian[edit]

Letter[edit]

ґ (g) (uppercase Ґ) (italics: Ґ, ґ)

  1. The fifth letter of the Ukrainian Cyrillic alphabet. Its name is ґе (ge /gɛ/) and it has the sound of /g/ - voiced velar plosive. It is preceded by Г and followed by Д.

See also[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

  • The letter ґ (pronounced /ɡ/) was absent from official Soviet orthographies during 1933–1990, substituting г (Ukrainian /ɦ/, Russian /ɡ/). It remained in use outside the Soviet Union.