See also: щ, պ, and ɰ
Cirila-Щ-majuskla.svg
Щ U+0429, Щ
CYRILLIC CAPITAL LETTER SHCHA
Ш
[U+0428]
Cyrillic Ъ
[U+042A]

TranslingualEdit

 
Cyrillic letter Щ щ (Щ щ), normal above, italics below.
 
Handwritten forms

LetterEdit

Щ (lower case щ)

  1. Letter in several Cyrillic alphabets.

BashkirEdit

PronunciationEdit

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Щ (Šč) (lower case щ)

  1. The thirty-fifth letter of the Bashkir alphabet, used only in Russian borowings

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BulgarianEdit

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Щ (Št) (case upper case, lower case щ)

  1. The twenty-sixth letter of the Bulgarian alphabet. Its name is щъ /ʃtɤ/ and it has approximately the sound of English sht. It is preceded by Ш (Š) and followed by Ъ (Ǎ).

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KazakhEdit

PronunciationEdit

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Щ (Şş) (upper case, lower case щ)

  1. The thirty-fifth letter of the Kazakh Cyrillic alphabet

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MongolianEdit

PronunciationEdit

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Щ (Sh) (lowercase щ) (italics: Щ, щ)

  1. The twenty-ninth letter of the Mongolian alphabet, written in the Cyrillic script.

Usage notesEdit

  • This letter is only used in Russian borrowings.

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RussianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ɕː]
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Щ (Šč) (case upper case, lower case щ)

  1. The twenty-seventh letter of the Russian Cyrillic alphabet. Its name is ща (šča) and in modern standard Russian it has approximately the sound of English shh (geminated or double "sh" as in "push ships"), but pronounced further forward in the mouth. It is preceded by Ш and followed by Ъ.

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