р

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Character  р 
Unicode name CYRILLIC SMALL LETTER ER
Cyrillic U+0440

Translingual[edit]

Cyrillic letter Р р (Р р), normal above, italics below.
Handwritten forms

Etymology[edit]

Early Cyrillic letter rĭci From early Cyrillic letter rĭci.

Letter[edit]

р (lower case, upper case Р)

  1. Cyrillic small letter er

Related terms[edit]

  • r (Latin alphabet)

See also[edit]


Russian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

р (r) (lower case, upper case Р)

  1. The eighteenth letter of the Russian Cyrillic alphabet.

Usage notes[edit]

Its name is эр (ɛr) and it has the trilled sound of a Spanish r.

See also[edit]

  • Previous letter: п (p)
  • Next letter: с (s)

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

р (lower case, upper case Р)

  1. The 20th letter of the Serbo-Croatian Cyrillic alphabet.

Usage notes[edit]

Its name is р and it has the trilled sound of a Spanish r. Because it is a rolling r, it is sometimes considered a vowel.

See also[edit]

  • Previous letter: п
  • Next letter: с

Ukrainian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

р (r) (lower case, upper case Р)

  1. The 21st letter of the Ukrainian Cyrillic alphabet.

Usage notes[edit]

Its name is эр (ɛr) and it has the trilled sound of a Spanish r.

See also[edit]

  • Previous letter: п
  • Next letter: с