Last modified on 22 August 2014, at 21:17

ø

Character  ø 
Unicode name LATIN SMALL LETTER O WITH STROKE
Unicode block Latin-1 Supplement
Codepoint U+00F8
See also: [U+2300 DIAMETER SIGN] and Appendix:Variations of "o"

TranslingualEdit

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ø lower case (upper case Ø)

  1. A vowel in some Scandinavian alphabets and an umlaut in eastern Middle Low German handwriting.

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ø

  1. (IPA) close-mid front rounded vowel

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DanishEdit

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ø (lower case, upper case Ø)

  1. The penultimate letter of the Danish alphabet.
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Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse ey, from Proto-Germanic *awjō, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ekʷeh₂ (water).

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ø c (singular definite øen, plural indefinite øer)

  1. island
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FaroeseEdit

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ø (upper case Ø)

  1. The twenty-ninth letter of the Faroese alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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NorwegianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (letter name): IPA(key): /øː/
  • (phoneme): IPA(key): /øː/, /œ/

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ø

  1. The 28th letter of the Norwegian alphabet.