ō

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ō U+014D, ō
LATIN SMALL LETTER O WITH MACRON
Composition:o [U+006F] + ◌̄ [U+0304]
Ō
[U+014C]
Latin Extended-A Ŏ
[U+014E]

Translingual[edit]

Letter[edit]

ō (upper case Ō)

  1. The letter o with a macron.

Usage notes[edit]

  • It is usually used to denote long "o" or the middle tone of "o".

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Fijian[edit]

Noun[edit]

ō

  1. cloud

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

ō

  1. Rōmaji transcription of おう
  2. Rōmaji transcription of おお

Latgalian[edit]

Letter[edit]

ō (upper case Ō)

  1. The twenty-fifth letter of the Latgalian alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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Livonian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

ō (upper case Ō)

  1. The twenty-third letter of the Livonian alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

ō (Zhuyin )

  1. Pinyin transcription of
  2. Pinyin transcription of
  3. Pinyin transcription of

Maori[edit]

Letter[edit]

ō (upper case Ō)

  1. The twelfth letter of the Maori alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Hawaiian ō (food, provisions).

Noun[edit]

ō

  1. food, provisions

Samogitian[edit]

Letter[edit]

ō (upper case Ō)

  1. The twenty-first letter of the Samogitian alphabet, called ėlguojė ō and written in the Latin script.

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Noun[edit]

ō ?

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

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the perceived ease and speed of writing a macron (¯) compared to an umlaut (¨).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (phoneme) IPA(key): /øː/, /œ/

Letter[edit]

ō (lower case, upper case Ō)

  1. (in handwriting) Alternative form of ö

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Tokelauan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈoː/
  • Hyphenation: ō

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *o-u.

Determiner[edit]

ō

  1. (inalienable) thy, your
See also[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Te ō (2.1).

From Proto-Polynesian *o. Cognates include Tongan oo and Samoan .

Noun[edit]

ō

  1. rabbitfish

References[edit]

  • R. Simona, editor (1986) Tokelau Dictionary[1], Auckland: Office of Tokelau Affairs, page 33