What is diacritical?

  • (adj): Capable of distinguishing.
    Synonyms: diacritic

Some articles on diacritical:

Hook - Language
... device that "hooks" the listener Hook above, a diacritical mark above letters in the Vietnamese alphabet Hook (diacritic), a diacritical mark attached to ...
Vietnamese Quoted-Readable - Syntax
... VIQR uses the following convention Diacritical Marks in VIQR Diacritical mark Typed character Examples trăng (breve) ( a( → ă mũ (circumflex ... directly before the punctuation mark, so that it will not be interpreted as a diacritical mark ...
ISO/IEC 9995-3 - Diacritical Marks and Peculiar Characters
... The diacritical marks contained in the common secondary group act as dead keys, i.e ... be used for sequences of more than one diacritical marks, to wrile languages like Vietmanese and Navajo ... Characters which can be entered as combinations using diacritical marks” ...
Combining Character - Unicode Ranges
... Combining Diacritical Marks (0300–036F), since version 1.0, with modifications in subsequent versions down to 4.1 Combining Diacritical Marks ... Combining Diacritical Marks Supplement Unicode.org chart (PDF) 9 ... A B C D E F U+1DCx ᷀ ᷁ ᷂ ᷃ ᷄ ᷅ ᷆ ᷇ ᷈ ᷉ ᷊ ᷋ ᷌ ᷍ ᷎ ᷏ U+1DDx ...
Diacritic
... A diacritical mark ( /daɪ.əˈkrɪtɨk/ also diacritical point, diacritical sign from ancient Greek διά (dia, through) and κρίνω (krinein, to separate) is a glyph added to a letter, or ... is primarily an adjective, though sometimes used as a noun, whereas diacritical is always and only an adjective ... Some diacritical marks, such as the acute ( ´ ) and grave ( ` ) are often called accents ...