Щ

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Character Щ
Unicode name CYRILLIC CAPITAL LETTER SHCHA
Code point U+0429
Unicode block Cyrillic
Ш [U+0428] [U+042A] Ъ
See also: щ [U+0449 CYRILLIC SMALL LETTER SHCHA], պ [U+057A ARMENIAN SMALL LETTER PEH], and ɰ [U+0270 LATIN SMALL LETTER TURNED M WITH LONG LEG]

Translingual[edit]

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

Letter[edit]

Щ upper case (lower case щ)

  1. Letter in several Cyrillic alphabets.

Russian[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.