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Single-Letter Domain Name

Domain Information

DOMAIN: ʞ.net

PUNYCODE: xn--rpa.net

Letter Information

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The letter "ʞ" is a character in the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA). It is known as the "turned k" or "small capital K" symbol. However, it is not used to represent any specific phonetic sound like most other IPA symbols. Instead, it is used as a diacritic to denote a "voiced velar lateral fricative," a sound that occurs in very few languages, notably including the extinct language Ubykh.

In the context of Ubykh, the "ʞ" symbol represents a voiced fricative sound produced by constricting airflow through a passage formed by the back of the tongue and the soft palate (velum), while allowing air to escape laterally through the sides of the tongue. It's an exceedingly rare sound, and Ubykh was one of the few languages to have it.

Outside of its use in Ubykh and potentially in very rare linguistic contexts involving other languages, the "ʞ" symbol isn't widely employed in practical linguistic transcription. However, it remains an important symbol for representing certain phonetic phenomena, particularly for scholars studying extinct or endangered languages like Ubykh.

Character Details

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DESCRIPTION: a lowercase letter

LENGTH: 1 Letter

DIRECTION: Left to Right

BLOCK: IPA Extensions


UTF-8: 0xCA 0x9E


STATUS: Available


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