ö

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ö U+00F6, ö
LATIN SMALL LETTER O WITH DIAERESIS
Composition:o [U+006F] + ◌̈ [U+0308]
õ
[U+00F5]
Latin-1 Supplement ÷
[U+00F7]

Translingual[edit]

O-umlaut.svg

Letter[edit]

ö (upper case Ö)

  1. The letter o with a diaeresis above itself.
  2. The letter o with an umlaut above itself.

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Azerbaijani[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

ö lower case (upper case Ö)

  1. The twenty-second letter of the Azerbaijani alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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Danish[edit]

Letter[edit]

ö (upper case Ö)

  1. (obsolete) A letter of the Danish alphabet

Usage notes[edit]

Merged with ø, thus for example kjöbe (attested at least until ca. 1900) -> købe.

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Estonian[edit]

Letter[edit]

ö (lower case, upper case Ö)

  1. The twenty-ninth letter of the Estonian alphabet, written in the Latin script.

Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Letter[edit]

ö (lower case, upper case Ö)

  1. The twenty-eighth letter of the Finnish alphabet, called öö and written in the Latin script.

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Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

ö (lower case, upper case Ö)

  1. a letter of the Hungarian alphabet.

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Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

ö (upper case Ö)

  1. The thirty-second letter of the Icelandic alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter name
Phoneme

Etymology 1[edit]

Letter[edit]

ö (lower case, upper case Ö)

  1. The last letter of the Swedish alphabet, pronounced /øː/ when long, /œ/ when short, [œ̞ː] when long and before r, and [œ̞] when short and before r.
    Det är två ön i "Höör".
    There are two ö in "Höör".
Declension[edit]
Declension of ö 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative ö öet ön öna
Genitive ös öets öns önas

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Swedish ø, from Old Norse ey, from Proto-Germanic *awjō, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ekʷeh₂ (water). Cognate with å (stream).

Noun[edit]

ö c

  1. island
    • Herman Melville, Moby Dick eller Den vita valen, tr. by Hugo Hultenberg.
      De innehåller hela arkipelager av romantiska öar liksom de polynesiska farvattnen.
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
    Gotland är den största ön i Östersjön.
    Gotland is the largest island in the Baltic Sea.
Declension[edit]
Declension of ö 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative ö ön öar öarna
Genitive ös öns öars öarnas
Compounds[edit]
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Turkish[edit]

Letter[edit]

ö (lower case, upper case Ö)

  1. The nineteenth letter of the Turkish alphabet, called ö and written in the Latin script.

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Noun[edit]

ö

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter Ö.

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Turkmen[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (phoneme) IPA(key): /ø/, /øː/

Letter[edit]

ö (upper case Ö)

  1. The nineteenth letter of the Turkmen alphabet, called ö and written in the Latin script.

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Veps[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *öö, from Proto-Finno-Ugric *üje.

Noun[edit]

ö

  1. night

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of ö
nominative sing. ö
genitive sing. ön
partitive sing. öd
partitive plur. öid
singular plural
nominative ö öd
accusative ön öd
genitive ön öiden
partitive öd öid
essive-instructive ön öin
translative öks öikš
inessive ös öiš
elative öspäi öišpäi
illative ? öihe
adessive öl öil
ablative ölpäi öilpäi
allative öle öile
abessive öta öita
comitative önke öidenke
prolative ödme öidme
approximative I önno öidenno
approximative II önnoks öidennoks
egressive önnopäi öidennopäi
terminative I ? öihesai
terminative II ölesai öilesai
terminative III össai
additive I ? öihepäi
additive II ölepäi öilepäi

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I. (2007), “ночь”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary], Petrozavodsk: Periodika