ơ

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ơ U+01A1, ơ
LATIN SMALL LETTER O WITH HORN
Composition: o [U+006F] + ◌̛ [U+031B]
Ơ
[U+01A0]
Latin Extended-B Ƣ
[U+01A2]

Vietnamese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Letter[edit]

ơ (lower case, upper case Ơ)

  1. The 19th letter of the Vietnamese alphabet, preceded by Ô and followed by P, and representing /ɤ/.
    • level tone: ơ
    • high rising:
    • low:
    • dipping-rising:
    • high rising glottalized:
    • low glottalized:
See also[edit]

Noun[edit]

ơ

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter Ơ/ơ.
    "O" tròn như quả trứng gà
    "Ô" thời/thì đội mũ, "ơ" thời/thì mang râu
    "O" is round like an egg
    "Ô" wear an hat, and "ơ" have a beard

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowing from French e

Noun[edit]

ơ

  1. (dated) The name of the Latin-script letter E/e.
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