Щ

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See also: щ, պ, and ɰ
Cirila-Щ-majuskla.svg
Щ U+0429, Щ
CYRILLIC CAPITAL LETTER SHCHA
Ш
[U+0428]
Cyrillic Ъ
[U+042A]

Translingual[edit]

Cyrillic letter Щ щ (Щ щ), normal above, italics below.
Handwritten forms

Letter[edit]

Щ (lower case щ)

  1. Letter in several Cyrillic alphabets.

Russian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

Щ (Šč) (case upper case, lower case щ)

  1. The twenty-seventh letter of the Russian Cyrillic alphabet. Its name is ща (ɕɕa) and it has approximately the sound of English shh, but pronounced further forward in the mouth. It is preceded by Ш and followed by Ъ.