Shha

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Cyrillic letter Shha
Cyrillic letter Shha.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 Т Ћ Ќ
У Ў Ф Х Ц Ч Џ
Ш Щ С́ Ъ Ы Ь Э
Ю Я
Non-Slavic letters
Ӑ А̄ А̊ А̃ Ӓ Ӓ̄ Ә
Ә́ Ә̃ Ӛ Ӕ Ғ 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
Ҳ Ӽ Ӿ Һ 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

Shha (Һ һ; italics: Һ һ) is a letter of the Cyrillic script.[1] Its form is derived from the Latin letter H (H h H h), but the capital forms are more similar to a rotated Cyrillic letter Che (Ч) because the Cyrillic letter En (Н н) already has the same form as the Latin letter H.

Shha commonly represents the voiceless glottal fricative /h/, like the pronunciation of h in "hat"; and is used in the alphabets of the following languages:

Language Pronunciation Notes
Azerbaijani /h/ 1939–1991, now uses a Latin alphabet
Bashkir /h/
Buryat /h/
Kalmyk /h/
Kazakh /h/
Kildin Sami /h/
Kurdish /h/
Sakha /h/
Tatar /h/

Computing codes[edit]

Character Һ һ
Unicode name CYRILLIC CAPITAL LETTER SHHA CYRILLIC SMALL LETTER SHHA
Encodings decimal hex decimal hex
Unicode 1210 U+04BA 1211 U+04BB
UTF-8 210 186 D2 BA 210 187 D2 BB
Numeric character reference Һ Һ һ һ

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Cyrillic: Range: 0400–04FF". The Unicode Standard, Version 6.0. 2010. p. 42. Retrieved 2011-05-18. 

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