Η U+0397, Η
GREEK CAPITAL LETTER ETA
Ζ
[U+0396]
Greek and Coptic Θ
[U+0398]

Translingual edit

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Η

  1. (textual criticism), the Alexandrian text-type (from Hesychius, its once-supposed editor).

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Ancient Greek edit

Etymology edit

From Phoenician 𐤇 (, ḥēt).

Letter edit

Η (Ē) (uppercase, lowercase η)

  1. The letter eta (ἦτα), the seventh letter of the ancient Greek alphabet.

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Pronunciation edit

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Η (I) (uppercase, lowercase η)

  1. The upper case letter eta (ήτα), the seventh letter of the modern Greek alphabet.

Numeral edit

Η (I)

  1. The number eight in Greek numerals.

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  • ͵Η (8000) (a Greek numeral)

Article edit

Η (I)

  1. the (feminine form; plural οι)

Usage notes edit

When accented this letter forms a conjunction ή (í, or).

See also edit

see: Appendix:Greek alphabet