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CYRILLIC SMALL LETTER ZE
ж
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Cyrillic и
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TranslingualEdit

LetterEdit

з (upper case З)

  1. a letter in several Cyrillic alphabets

BelarusianEdit

 
Cyrillic letter З з
(З з), normal above, italics below.
 
Handwritten forms

LetterEdit

з (z) (lower case, upper case З)

  1. The 9th letter of the Belarusian alphabet.

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PrepositionEdit

з (z)

  1. with
  2. since

BulgarianEdit

LetterEdit

з (z) (lower case, upper case З) (italics: З, з)

  1. The eighth letter of the Bulgarian Cyrillic alphabet.

Usage notesEdit

Its name is зъ /zɤ/ and it has the sound of English z.

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MacedonianEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

з (z) (lower case, upper case З)

  1. The 10th letter of the Macedonian Cyrillic alphabet.

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Old Church SlavonicEdit

LetterEdit

з (z) (lower case, upper case З)

  1. The 10th letter of the Old Church Slavonic alphabet.

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OssetianEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

з (z) (upper case З)

  1. The eleventh letter of the Ossetian alphabet

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RussianEdit

LetterEdit

з (z) (lower case, upper case З) (italics: З, з)

  1. The ninth letter of the Russian Cyrillic alphabet.

Usage notesEdit

Its name is зэ () and it has the sound of English z.

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

з (lower case, upper case З)

  1. The 9th letter of the Serbo-Croatian Cyrillic alphabet.

Usage notesEdit

Its name is з /zɛ/ and it has the sound of English z.

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UkrainianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (phoneme) IPA(key): /z/, /s/
  • (file)

LetterEdit

з (z) (lower case, upper case З)

  1. The 10th letter of the Ukrainian Cyrillic alphabet.

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Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Slavic *jьz, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁eǵʰs

PrepositionEdit

з (z) (+ genitive)

  1. from
  2. of

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Slavic *sъ(n), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱom

PrepositionEdit

з (z) (+ instrumental)

  1. with

ZhuangEdit

LetterEdit

з (lower case, upper case З)

  1. Obsolete spelling of j

Usage notesEdit

  • This spelling is in the old orthography used from 1957 to 1986.