ՙ

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
ՙ U+0559, ՙ
ARMENIAN MODIFIER LETTER LEFT HALF RING
[unassigned: U+0557–U+0558]
Ֆ
[U+0556]
Armenian ՚
[U+055A]

Armenian[edit]

Punctuation mark[edit]

ՙ

  1. Armenian modifier letter left half ring. In dialectological notation, used to indicate the aspiration of բ (b), դ (d), գ (g), ձ (j) and ջ (ǰ) in some dialects: բՙ (bʿ), դՙ (dʿ), գՙ (gʿ), ձՙ (jʿ), ջՙ (ǰʿ). Transliterated as ʿ.

Further reading[edit]

  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1911) Hay barbaṙagitutʿiwn. Uruagic ew dasaworutʿiwn hay barbaṙneri (barbaṙagitakan kʿartēsov) [Armenian dialectology: A sketch and classification of Armenian dialects (with a dialect map)]] (Ēminean azgagrakan žołovacu; 8) (in Armenian), Moscow, Nor Nakhichevan: Lazarev Institute of Oriental Languages, page 10
  • Ovsepjan, L. S.; Gevorkjan, G. G. (2013), “Armjanskije dialekty (obščij obzor) [Armenian dialects (general overview)]”, in Yuri B.Koryakov and Andrej A. Kibrik, editors, Jazyki mira: Reliktovyje indojevropejskije jazyki Perednej i Centralʹnoj Azii [Languages of the World: Relict Indo-European languages of Western and Central Asia]‎[1] (in Russian), Moscow: Academia, page 324
  • The Unicode Standard 3.0, p. 172

See also[edit]