See also: ´ [U+00B4 ACUTE ACCENT], ʹ [U+02B9 MODIFIER LETTER PRIME], and ◌́ [U+0301 COMBINING ACUTE ACCENT]

ˊ U+02CA, ˊ
MODIFIER LETTER ACUTE ACCENT
ˉ
[U+02C9]
Spacing Modifier Letters ˋ
[U+02CB]

TranslingualEdit

SymbolEdit

ˊ

  1. (IPA) a high floating tone.
  2. (IPA, obsolete) a rising tone.
    (when contrasted with ˏ) a high rising tone.

Usage notesEdit

(obsolete IPA): The mark is placed before the word or syllable that bears the tone. This use of the symbol has effectively been replaced by Chao tone letters and tone diacritics.

See alsoEdit

MandarinEdit

LetterEdit

ˊ

  1. The second tone (第二聲第二声) of Mandarin Chinese in Zhuyin script, the 陽平阳平 (yángpíng shēng, light level tone).

See alsoEdit

  • ˇ (third tone), ˋ (fourth tone), ˙ (neutral tone)

Min NanEdit

Diacritical markEdit

ˊ

  1. (Taiwanese Phonetic Symbols) fifth tone (陽平阳平 (yángpíng)).

Skolt SamiEdit

LetterEdit

ˊ

  1. Alternative form of ʹ

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