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Translingual[edit]

Character  ⱶ 
Unicode name LATIN SMALL LETTER HALF H
Latin Extended-C U+2C76

Etymology[edit]

Created by the Roman Emperor Claudius.

Symbol[edit]

lower case (upper case )

  1. Used to represent the so called sonus medius, a short vowel sound between U and I before labial consonants in Latin words such as optumus and optimus, later used as a variant of y in inscriptions for Greek upsilon (as in Olympicus), possibly inspired by an early form of the spiritus asper.

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