з

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Cirila-з-minuskla.svg
з U+0437, з
CYRILLIC SMALL LETTER ZE
ж
[U+0436]
Cyrillic и
[U+0438]
See also: э, є, З, 3, , and ع

Translingual[edit]

Letter[edit]

з (upper case З)

  1. a letter in several Cyrillic alphabets

Belarusian[edit]

Cyrillic letter З з
(З з), normal above, italics below.
Handwritten forms

Letter[edit]

з (z) (lower case, upper case З)

  1. The 9th letter of the Belarusian alphabet.

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Preposition[edit]

з (z)

  1. with
  2. since

Bulgarian[edit]

Letter[edit]

з (z) (lower case, upper case З) (italics: З, з)

  1. The eighth letter of the Bulgarian Cyrillic alphabet.

Usage notes[edit]

Its name is зъ (zɤ) and it has the sound of English z(uh) (a bit similar to the intentionally bolded part of the pronunciation [ˈmiːndɑː] in/of the word 'zemindar'.

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Macedonian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

з (z) (lower case, upper case З)

  1. The 10th letter of the Macedonian Cyrillic alphabet.

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Old Church Slavonic[edit]

Letter[edit]

з (z) (lower case, upper case З)

  1. The 10th letter of the Old Church Slavonic alphabet.

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Ossetian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

з (z) (upper case З)

  1. The eleventh letter of the Ossetian alphabet

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Russian[edit]

Letter[edit]

з (z) (lower case, upper case З) (italics: З, з)

  1. The ninth letter of the Russian Cyrillic alphabet.

Usage notes[edit]

Its name is зэ () and it has the sound of English z.

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

з (lower case, upper case З)

  1. The 9th letter of the Serbo-Croatian Cyrillic alphabet.

Usage notes[edit]

Its name is з (zɛ) and it has the sound of English z.

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Ukrainian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

з (z) (lower case, upper case З)

  1. The 10th letter of the Ukrainian Cyrillic alphabet.

Preposition[edit]

з (z)

  1. from
  2. of
  3. with

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Zhuang[edit]

Letter[edit]

з (lower case, upper case З)

  1. Obsolete form of j.

Usage notes[edit]

  • This spelling is in the old orthography used from 1957 to 1986.