ⓘ Er (Cyrillic)

                                     

ⓘ Er (Cyrillic)

Er is a letter of the Cyrillic script.

It commonly represents the alveolar trill /r, like the "rolled" sound in the Scottish pronunciation of ⟨r⟩ in "cu r d".

                                     

1. History

The Cyrillic letter er was derived from the Greek letter rho Ρ ρ.

The name of er in the Early Cyrillic alphabet was рьци rĭci, meaning "speak".

In the Cyrillic numeral system, er had a value of 100.

                                     

2. Usage

As used in the alphabets of various languages, р represents the following sounds:

  • palatalized alveolar trill /rʲ/
  • alveolar trill /r, like the "rolled" sound in the Scottish pronunciation of ⟨r⟩ in "cu r d"

The pronunciations shown in the table are the primary ones for each language; for details consult the articles on the languages.

                                     
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