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Names[ edit ] Different disciplines generally call this diacritic by different names. Typography tends to use the term caron.
The term caron is used in the official names of Unicode characters e. The name appears in most English dictionaries, but they treat the long mark acute accent differently. Origin[ edit ] The caron evolved from the dot above diacritic, which Jan Hus introduced into Czech orthography along with the acute accent in his De Orthographia Bohemica Other Romance languagesby contrast, tend to use their own orthographies, or in a few cases such as Spanish, borrow English sh or zh.
The caron is also used in the Romany alphabet.
The Faggin-Nazzi writing system for the Friulian language makes use of the caron over the letters c, g, and s. Philologists and the standard Finnish orthography often prefer using it to express sounds for which English require a digraph sh, ch, and zh because most Slavic languages use only one character to spell the sounds the key exceptions are Polish sz and cz.
Its use for that purpose can even be found in the United States because certain atlases use it in romanization of foreign place names.
It is also used as an accent mark on vowels to indicate the tone of a syllable. The main example is in Pinyin for Chinese in which it represents a falling-rising tone. It is used in transliterations of Thai to indicate a rising tone.
It is used in the Uralic Phonetic Alphabet for indicating postalveolar consonants and in Americanist phonetic notation to indicate various types of pronunciation. That is optional in handwritten text.
In Lazuri orthography, the lower-case k with caron sometimes has its caron reduced to a stroke while the lower-case t with caron preserves its caron shape. List of letters[ edit ].Heraldry is the practice of devising, granting, displaying, describing, and recording coats of arms and heraldic badges.
Officers of arms (Kings of Arms, Heralds and Pursuviants) practice heraldry and also rule on questions of rank or protocol. Review this list of a variety of letters and email messages with examples of each, including appreciation letters, cover letters, job application letters, employee letters, reference and referral letters, thank you letters, and more.
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41 rows · A true alphabet contains separate letters (not diacritic marks) for both consonants and vowels. Linear nonfeatural alphabets [ edit ] Writing systems used in countries of Europe.
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