ela geminada

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Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

ela geminada f (plural eles geminades)

  1. The Latin script combination “L·L” (titlecase “L·l”; lowercase “l·l”).

Usage notes[edit]

The ela palatal is used in Catalan to represent the palatal lateral /ʎ/ with a digraph ll, so to indicate where a doubled alveolar lateral is intended /l l/, a punt volat ( · , interpunct) is placed between the two ells to form an ela geminada.