đ U+0111, đ
LATIN SMALL LETTER D WITH STROKE
Đ
[U+0110]
Latin Extended-A Ē
[U+0112]
The letter đ has variants with the stroke through the stem and the bowl

Brahui edit

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đ (uppercase Đ)

  1. A letter of the Brahui Latin alphabet. Its analog in Arabic script is ڈ.

Jarai edit

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đ (upper case Đ)

  1. The eighth letter of the Jarai alphabet, written in the Latin script.

Northern Sami edit

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đ (upper case Đ)

  1. The seventh letter of the Northern Sami alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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Serbo-Croatian edit

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đ (Cyrillic spelling ђ)

  1. The 8th letter of the Serbo-Croatian Latin alphabet (gajica), preceded by and followed by e.

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  • Sometimes written as dj.
  • Đ and are quite often confused by non-native speakers.

Sicilian edit

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đ (upper case Đ)

  1. This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.

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  • Less common in modern usage, often written DD

Skolt Sami edit

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đ (upper case Đ)

  1. The ninth letter of the Skolt Sami alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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Slovene edit

 
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Etymology 1 edit

From Gaj's Latin alphabet đ, from Czech alphabet d, from Latin d, which is a modification of capital letter D, from Ancient Greek letter Δ (D, Delta). Pronunciation as IPA(key): /d͡ʑə/ is initial Slovene (phoneme plus a fill vowel) and the second pronunciation is probably by analogy from German d.

Pronunciation edit

  • (phoneme, standard): IPA(key): /d͡ʒ/, [t͡ʃ]
  • (phoneme, dialectal, educated): IPA(key): /d͡ʑ/, [t͡ɕ]
  • (letter name, standard): IPA(key): /mɛ̀ːxki d͡ʒə́/, /mɛ̀ːxki d͡ʒèː/, /mɛ̀ːxki d͡ʒéː/ (mehki dž)
  • (letter name, educated): IPA(key): /d͡ʑə́/, /d͡ʑéː/, /d͡ʑèː/
  • Rhymes: , -eː

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đ (lower case, upper case Đ)

  1. Additional letter in Slovene common mostly in loanwords from Serbo-Croatian.

Noun edit

đ m inan

  1. The name of the Latin script letter Đ / đ.
Inflection edit
  • Overall more common
 
The diacritics used in this section of the entry are non-tonal. If you are a native tonal speaker, please help by adding the tonal marks.
Masculine inan., soft o-stem
nom. sing. đ
gen. sing. đ-ja
singular dual plural
nominative
(imenovȃlnik)
đ đ-ja đ-ji
genitive
(rodȋlnik)
đ-ja đ-jev đ-jev
dative
(dajȃlnik)
đ-ju đ-jema đ-jem
accusative
(tožȋlnik)
đ đ-ja đ-je
locative
(mẹ̑stnik)
đ-ju đ-jih đ-jih
instrumental
(orọ̑dnik)
đ-jem đ-jema đ-ji
  • More common when with a definite adjective
Masculine inan., no endings
nom. sing. đ
gen. sing. đ
singular dual plural
nominative đ đ đ
accusative đ đ đ
genitive đ đ đ
dative đ đ đ
locative đ đ đ
instrumental đ đ đ

Etymology 2 edit

Letter d with a stroke to signify partial spirantization, which is sometimes also used in other phonetic transcriptions.

Pronunciation edit

  • (sound, unofficial): IPA(key): [d͉]

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đ

  1. (SNPT) Phonetic transcription of sound [].
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Although by the description, the corresponding IPA representation should be approximately [], no equivalent IPA representation is given in the source.

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References edit

  • Kenda-Jež, Karmen (February 27, 2017) Fonetična trankripcija [Phonetic transcription]‎[1] (in Slovene), Znanstvenoraziskovalni center SAZU, Inštitut za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša, retrieved March 19, 2022, pages 27–30

Spanish edit

 
Spanish preposition “de” written as a ligature in capitals
 
Hand-painted preposition “DE” in the wild

Preposition edit

đ

  1. Written form of de often found on signs rather than in literature

Usage notes edit

  • The Đ Unicode character is not the same as the Spanish DE ligature, but the latter is not yet supported by Unicode. In the Spanish ligature the stroke does not cross the vertical of the D.

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Vietnamese edit

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đ (lower case, upper case Đ)

  1. The seventh letter of the Vietnamese alphabet, called đê or đờ and written in the Latin script.

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