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  • noun Used to capitalize the Braille character that follows.
  • noun A prefix marking various letter sequences:
  • noun Used to indicate an Antoine number. (Compare .)
  • noun (emphasis)
  • noun Subscript mark
  • noun ' (apostrophe)
  • noun (phrasal comma)
  • noun ـّ‎‎ (shadda: gemination)
  • noun visarga -h
  • noun Tone 5
  • noun tone ◌̣
  • noun Initial  (s)


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Invented by Louis Braille, braille cells were arranged in numerical order and assigned to letters of the French alphabet. Most braille alphabets follow this assignment for the 26 letters of the basic Latin alphabet, or for the equivalents of those letters in a non-Latin script.


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