"◌̄" meaning in English

See ◌̄ in All languages combined, or Wiktionary

Character

  1. (lexicography) Used to mark a vowel letter as having its 'long' sound: ⟨ā⟩ /eɪ/, ⟨ē⟩ /iː/, ⟨ī⟩ /aɪ/, ⟨ō⟩ /oʊ/, ⟨ū⟩ /juː/. Tags: diacritic Categories (topical): Lexicography
    Sense id: en-◌̄-en-character-kgiKB-r6 Topics: human-sciences, lexicography, linguistics, sciences
  2. (poetry) Placed over a vowel letter to indicate that the syllable is long. Also used alone to mark stress in a metrical foot or verse: see ⟨ˉ⟩. Tags: diacritic Categories (topical): Poetry, English diacritical marks
    Sense id: en-◌̄-en-character-WhEJ~OQD Disambiguation of English diacritical marks: 37 63 Categories (other): English entries with incorrect language header, English terms in nonstandard scripts Disambiguation of English entries with incorrect language header: 36 64 Disambiguation of English terms in nonstandard scripts: 34 66 Topics: communications, journalism, literature, media, poetry, publishing, writing

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