En with descender

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Cyrillic letter
En with descender
Cyrillic letter Ng.svg
The Cyrillic script
Slavic letters
А Б В Г Ґ Д Ђ
Ѓ Е Ѐ Ё Є Ж З
З́ Ѕ И Ѝ І Ї Й
Ј К Л Љ М Н Њ
О П Р С С́ Т Ћ
Ќ У Ў Ф Х Ц Ч
Џ Ш Щ Ъ Ы Ь Э
Ю Я
Non-Slavic letters
Ӑ А̄ А̊ А̃ Ӓ Ӓ̄ Ә
Ә́ Ә̃ Ӛ Ӕ Ғ Г̧ Г̑
Г̄ Ҕ Ӻ Ӷ Ԁ Ԃ
Ԫ Ԭ Ӗ Е̄
Е̃ Ё̄ Є̈ Ӂ Җ Ӝ
Ԅ Ҙ Ӟ Ԑ Ԑ̈ Ӡ Ԇ
Ӣ И̃ Ҋ Ӥ Қ Ӄ Ҡ
Ҟ Ҝ Ԟ Ԛ Ӆ Ԯ Ԓ
Ԡ Ԉ Ԕ Ӎ Ӊ Ң Ԩ
Ӈ Ҥ Ԣ Ԋ О̆ О̃ О̄
Ӧ Ө Ө̄ Ӫ Ҩ Ԥ Ҧ
Р̌ Ҏ Ԗ Ҫ Ԍ Ҭ
Ԏ У̃ Ӯ Ӱ Ӱ́
Ӳ Ү Ү́ Ұ Х̑ Ҳ Ӽ
Ӿ Һ Һ̈ Ԧ Ҵ
Ҷ Ӵ Ӌ Ҹ
Ҽ Ҿ Ы̆ Ы̄ Ӹ Ҍ Э̆
Э̄ Э̇ Ӭ Ӭ́ Ӭ̄ Ю̆ Ю̈
Ю̈́ Ю̄ Я̆ Я̄ Я̈ Ԙ Ԝ
Ӏ
Archaic letters
Ҁ Ѻ
ОУ Ѡ Ѽ Ѿ
Ѣ Ѥ Ѧ
Ѫ Ѩ Ѭ Ѯ
Ѱ Ѳ Ѵ Ѷ

En with descender (Ң ң; italics: Ң ң) is a letter of the Cyrillic script. Its form is derived from the Cyrillic letter En (Н н) by adding a descender to the right leg.

It commonly represents the velar nasal /ŋ/, like the pronunciation of ⟨ng⟩ in "sing".

The Cyrillic letter En with descender is romanized as ⟨ng⟩ or ⟨ñ⟩.

Usage[edit]

The Cyrillic letter En with descender is used in the alphabets of the following languages:

Language name of letter
Bashkir эң (eñ)
Dungan ың (eng)
Kalmyk аң (añ)
Karakalpak эң (en')
Kazakh эң (éñ)
Khakas эң/ың
Kyrgyz ың
Shor эң
Tatar эң (eñ)
Turkmen эң (eň)
Tuvan эң
Uyghur әң (eng)

Computing codes[edit]

Character Ң ң
Unicode name CYRILLIC CAPITAL LETTER
EN WITH DESCENDER
CYRILLIC SMALL LETTER
EN WITH DESCENDER
Encodings decimal hex decimal hex
Unicode 1186 U+04A2 1187 U+04A3
UTF-8 210 162 D2 A2 210 163 D2 A3
Numeric character reference Ң Ң ң ң

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