š U+0161, š
LATIN SMALL LETTER S WITH CARON
Composition:s [U+0073] + ◌̌ [U+030C]
Š
[U+0160]
Latin Extended-A Ţ
[U+0162]

Translingual edit

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š

  1. (NAPA) a voiceless postalveolar fricative (IPA [ ʃ ]).

Cheyenne edit

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š (upper case Š)

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

Czech edit

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š (upper case Š)

  1. The thirtieth letter of the Czech alphabet, written in the Latin script.

Egyptian edit

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S
N23 Z1

 m

  1. lake
  2. garden with a pool

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Estonian edit

 
Estonian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia et

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š (lower case, upper case Š)

  1. The twentieth letter of the Estonian alphabet, called šaa and written in the Latin script.

Usage notes edit

  • Used only in loanwords.

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Finnish edit

Etymology edit

Common European letter for this sound, apparently first used in Czech; see Š on Wikipedia.

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š (lower case, upper case Š)

  1. A letter of the Finnish alphabet, called hattu-s or suhu-s and written in the Latin script.

Usage notes edit

  • In the Finnish alphabet, š is a variant of s.
  • Used only in loanwords and transcribing foreign names.
  • Often written as s or sh.

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Lakota edit

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š (upper case Š)

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

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Latvian edit

 
Latvian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia lv

Etymology edit

Proposed in 1908 as part of the new Latvian spelling by the scientific commission headed by K. Mīlenbahs, which was accepted and began to be taught in schools in 1909. Prior to that, Latvian had been written in German Fraktur, and sporadically in Cyrillic.

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Š

š (lower case, upper case Š)

  1. The twenty-seventh letter of the Latvian alphabet, called and written in the Latin script.

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Livonian edit

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š (upper case Š)

  1. The thirty-second letter of the Livonian alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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Lower Sorbian edit

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  • ẜch (obsolete)

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š (upper case Š)

  1. The twenty-sixth letter of the Lower Sorbian alphabet, called and written in the Latin script.

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Lushootseed edit

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š

  1. The thirty-sixth letter of the Lushootseed alphabet.

Northern Sotho edit

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š

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

Romani edit

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š (lower case, upper case Š)

  1. (Pan-Vlax) The twenty-sixth letter of the Romani alphabet, written in the Latin script.
    Synonym: (International Standard) ś

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Serbo-Croatian edit

Alternative forms edit

  • Š (uppercase)

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š (Cyrillic spelling ш)

  1. The 25th letter of the Serbo-Croatian Latin alphabet (gajica), preceded by s and followed by t.

Skolt Sami edit

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š (upper case Š)

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

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Tswana edit

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š

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

Tuareg edit

Pronunciation edit

  1. IPA(key): /ʃ/

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š (upper case Š)

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