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ISO basic Laitin alphabet
AaBbCcDdEeFfGg
HhIiJjKkLlMmNn
OoPpQqRrSsTtUu
VvWwXxYyZz
D'Nealian Cursive.svg
Circle sheer blue 29.png
Circle sheer blue 29.png
Cursive script 'w' and capital 'W' in the U.S. D'Nealian script style

W (named double-u,[1] plural double-ues[2][3]) is the 23rd letter in the ISO basic Latin alphabet.

In ither Germanic leids, includin German, its name is seemilar tae that o Inglis V.[4] In mony leids, its name leeterally means "double v": Spaingie doble ve (tho it can be spelt uve doble),[5][note 1] French double vé, Icelandic tvöfalt vaff, Czech dvojité vé, Finnish kaksois-vee, etc.

Computin codes

CharacterWw
Unicode nameLATIN CAIPITAL LETTER W    LATIN SMAA LETTER W
Encodinsdecimalhexdecimalhex
Unicode87U+0057119U+0077
UTF-8875711977
Numeric chairacter referenceWWww
EBCDIC faimily230 0E6166 0A6
ASCII 187 057119 077
    1 An aa for encodins based on ASCII, includin the DOS, Windows, ISO-8859 an Macintosh faimilies o encodins.

Ither representations

Notes

  1. In American Spanish, it is doble ve, similar regional variations exist in other Spanish-speaking countries

References

  1. Pronounced /ˈdʌbəljuː/, /ˈdʌbəjuː/, /ˈdʌbəjə/, or /ˈdʌbjə/
  2. "W", Oxford English Dictionary, 2nd edition (1989); Merriam-Webster's Third New International Dictionary of the English Language, Unabridged (1993)
  3. Brown & Kiddle (1870) The institutes of grammar, p. 19.
    Double-ues is the plural of the name of the letter; the plural of the letter itself is written W's, Ws, w's, or ws.
  4. W: German on Wiktionary
  5. "Real Academia Española elimina la Ch y ll del alfabeto". Taringa!. 5 November 2010. Retrieved 4 November 2011.

Freemit airtins

  •   The dictionar defineetion o W at Wiktionary
  •   The dictionar defineetion o w at Wiktionary


The ISO basic Laitin alphabet
AaBbCcDdEeFfGgHhIiJjKkLlMmNnOoPpQqRrSsTtUuVvWwXxYyZz
Letter W with diacritics
ẂẃẀẁŴŵẄẅẆẇẈẉW̊ẘⱲⱳ
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