See also: Ŋ, ŋ́, ŋ̌, and ŋ̀
IPA Unicode 0x014B.svg
ŋ U+014B, ŋ
LATIN SMALL LETTER ENG
Ŋ
[U+014A]
Latin Extended-A Ō
[U+014C]
U+1D51, ᵑ
MODIFIER LETTER SMALL ENG

[U+1D50]
Phonetic Extensions
[U+1D52]

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Originally a ligature of ng in mediaeval Icelandic.

PronunciationEdit

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ŋ (upper case Ŋ)

 
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  1. The letter eng.

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SymbolEdit

 
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ŋ

  1. (IPA) voiced velar nasal

FulaEdit

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ŋ (lower case, upper case Ŋ)

  1. A letter of the Fula alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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Inari SamiEdit

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ŋ (upper case Ŋ)

  1. The eighteenth letter of the Inari Sami alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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LakotaEdit

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ŋ (uppercase ŋ)

  1. indicates nasalization of the previous vowel.

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MandarinEdit

RomanizationEdit

ŋ

  1. Rare spelling of ng.

Usage notesEdit

  • 漢語拼音方案汉语拼音方案 (Hànyǔ Pīnyīn Fāng'àn, “Scheme for the Chinese Phonetic Alphabet”) specifies that , ĉ, ŝ and ŋ may be used as abbreviations for zh, ch, sh and ng respectively, though these are rarely used in practice.

Northern SamiEdit

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ŋ (upper case Ŋ)

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

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Skolt SamiEdit

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ŋ (upper case Ŋ)

  1. The twenty-third letter of the Skolt Sami alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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