щ

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See also: ш, Щ, Ш, шт., պ, and ɰ
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щ U+0449, щ
CYRILLIC SMALL LETTER SHCHA
ш
[U+0448]
Cyrillic ъ
[U+044A]

Bashkir[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

щ (šč) (upper case Щ)

  1. The thirty-fifth letter of the Bashkir alphabet, used only in Russian borowings

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Bulgarian[edit]

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

Letter[edit]

щ (št) (lower case, upper case Щ)

  1. The twenty-sixth letter of the Bulgarian Cyrillic alphabet. Its name is щъ /ʃtɤ/ and it has approximately the sound of English sht. It is preceded by Ш and followed by Ъ.

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Kazakh[edit]

Cyrillic щ
Arabic شش

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

щ (şş) (lower case, upper case Щ)

  1. The thirty-fifth letter of the Kazakh Cyrillic alphabet

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Mongolian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

щ (sh) (uppercase Щ) (italics: Щ, щ)

  1. The twenty-eighth letter of the Mongolian alphabet, written in the Cyrillic script.

Usage notes[edit]

  • The letter is used only in Russian borrowings.

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Russian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɕː]
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Letter[edit]

щ (šč) (lower case, upper case Щ)

  1. The twenty-seventh letter of the Russian Cyrillic alphabet. Its name is ща (šča) and in modern standard Russian it has approximately the sound of English shh (geminated or double "sh" as in "push ships"), but pronounced further forward in the mouth. It is preceded by Ш (Š) and followed by Ъ ().

Ukrainian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

щ (šč) (upper case Щ)

  1. The thirtieth letter of the Ukrainian alphabet, written in the Cyrillic script.

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