The standard Latin letter o with the addition of the double acute accent which indicates both modified sound and extended length.
ő (lower case, upper case Ő)
- An o with a double acute accent, a letter of the Hungarian alphabet, representing a long ö.
From Proto-Finno-Ugric *se (“he, she, it”). Cognates include Mansi тав (taw, “he, she”), Finnish hän.
- (personal) he, she (third-person singular, nominative form)
- ^ Entry #919 in Uralonet, online Uralic etymological database of the Research Institute for Linguistics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences.