See also: yoȝ

EnglishEdit

 
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Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English ȝogh, ȝ, of unknown origin. Several etymologies have been advanced, such as derivation from Middle English ȝok (yoke) or Old English ēoh (rune ᛇ)[1], but all pose serious phonological problems.

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /jɒɡ/, /jɒx/, /jəʊɡ/, /jəʊx/
  • (US) IPA(key): /jɔɡ/, /jɑɡ/, /jɔx/, /jɑx/, /joʊɡ/, /joʊx/

NounEdit

yogh (plural yoghs)

  1. A letter of the Middle English alphabet (capital Ȝ, small ȝ), in form derived from the Old English shape of the letter g, and used to represent various palatal and velar sounds.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ yogh, n.”, in OED Online  , Oxford, Oxfordshire: Oxford University Press, launched 2000.

Middle EnglishEdit

PronounEdit

yogh

  1. Alternative form of yow