See also: ഽ [U+0D3D MALAYALAM SIGN AVAGRAHA]
, ʆ [U+0286 LATIN SMALL LETTER ESH WITH CURL]
, ∫ [U+222B INTEGRAL]
, ſ [U+017F LATIN SMALL LETTER LONG S], and Ʃ [U+01A9 LATIN CAPITAL LETTER ESH]
Introduced by Isaac Pitman in his 1847 Phonotypic Alphabet, based on the italic form of the long s (ſ).
- (IPA) a voiceless palatoalveolar sibilant.
- Coordinate term: (voiced palatoalveolar fricative) ʒ
- (superscript ⟨ᶴ⟩) [ʃ]-fricated release of a plosive, sometimes implying an affricate; [ʃ]-coloring, or a weak, fleeting or epenthetic [ʃ].
- (some Italian dictionaries) voiced alveolar fricative (/z/)
- Synonym: ṡ
- With palatal curl: ʆ
- With retroflex tail: ᶘ
From IPA ʃ.
ʃ (upper case Ʃ)
- Obsolete letter formerly used to represent the phoneme /ʃ/. Replaced by sh.