The letter Ú - ú lowercase letter is a letter of the Latin alphabet. He comes among other things, in Old Norse, Icelandic and Faroese in front of and applicable in these languages as a separate letter. Furthermore, it is also used in the Hungarian, Czech, Slovak, Spanish, Catalan and Irish.
The shape is the Ú is a U with acute.
- 2.1 Unicode
- HTML 2.2
In the Faroese
In Faroese is called the letter ú [ ʉu ], and is expressed as follows:
- Short as [ ʏ ]: Kruss [ kɹʏs ː ] (mug)
- Short as [ ɪ ] before / GM /: kúgv [ kɪgv ] (cow ), but also brúdleyp [ bɹɪdlɛip ] ( Wedding )
- Long as the diphthong [ ʉu ]: úti [ ʉu tɪ ː ] ( out ), hús [ hʉu ː s] ( house ), jú [ jʉu ː ] ( yet )
Follow the Ú a vowel, the Gleitkonsonant [ w] is listening to: brúður [ bɹʉuwʊr ] ( bride ).
In Faroese is the Ú the 24th letter of the alphabet. He is sorted separately between U and V ... t, u, ú, v, y, ...
Prior to the publication of the Føroysk BETA 1998 the Faroese ú was filed under u. This results in word lists:
- Formerly ull, Ulma, ur, úr, Urd ...
- Today: ull, ur, Urd, ... uttar, Ulma, úr, ...
In the Icelandic Ú is pronounced as follows:
- In short: [ u]
- Lang: [u ː ]
In Iceland, the Ú the 25th letter of the alphabet. He is sorted separately between U and V ... t, u, ú, v, x, ...
In the Czech and Slovak
In the Czech and Slovak Ú denotes a long u, as opposed to the short u, which is written without an accent.
Example, in Slovak: Europska Unia
Display on the computer
In the international character encoding system Unicode big Ú position U 00 DA occupies, ú is on the small U 00 FA. The same position it has in the character set Latin -1.
On Windows keyboards that Ú is generated with the accent key is pressed first, and then either the large or small U.
- Capital letter Ú: 'Shift U
- Lowercase ú: 'U
Even the Icelandic and Faroese keyboard layout looks á for the letters ( é ), í, ó, ú, ý not have their own keys before, so that there occurs the input as described above.
In HTML, the Ú can be described with the following entities:
- Capital letter Ú: Ú
- Lowercase ú ú
In TeX, the Ú is reproduced as follows:
- Capital letter Ú: \ 'U
- Lowercase ú: \ 'u
( based on it for letters with diacritics, inter alia, see list of Latin -based alphabets )
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- Latin letter
- Faroese language
- Icelandic language
- Old Norse language