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U+16D2, ᛒ
RUNIC LETTER BERKANAN BEORC BJARKAN B

[U+16D1]
Runic
[U+16D3]

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably from the Etruscan 𐌁, from the Phoenician character derived from the Phoenician letter 𐤁(b, beth). Cognates would then include the Ancient Greek Β (B) and the Latin B.

LetterEdit

  1. A letter of the Runic alphabet, with the reconstructed name *berkaną (birch), representing /b/.