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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]

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TranslingualEdit

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

LetterEdit

Щ (lower case щ)

  1. Letter in several Cyrillic alphabets.

RussianEdit

PronunciationEdit

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LetterEdit

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

  1. The twenty-seventh letter of the Russian Cyrillic alphabet. Its name is ща /ɕɕa/ and it has approximately the sound of English shh, but pronounced further forward in the mouth. It is preceded by Ш and followed by Ъ.