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TranslingualEdit

ѧ U+0467, ѧ
CYRILLIC SMALL LETTER LITTLE YUS
Ѧ
[U+0466]
Cyrillic Ѩ
[U+0468]

LetterEdit

ѧ (lowercase, uppercase Ѧ)

  1. The thirty-seventh letter (or thirty-fifth by some counts) of the Early Cyrillic alphabet. It had a numerical value of 900. Its name is Little Yus (ѧсъ малъі, Little Jus) and it represents the Common Slavonic nasalized front vowel ę (/ɛ̃/). It is preceded by Ѥ and followed by Ѫ.

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Old NovgorodianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *(j)azъ, from Proto-Indo-European *éǵh₂.

PronounEdit

ѧ (ę)

  1. I

ReferencesEdit

Church SlavonicEdit

PronounEdit

ѧ (ę)

  1. accusative plural of и (i)