Acute Accents

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Languages With Letters Containing Diacritics
... Germanic Faroese uses acute accents and other special letters ... Icelandic uses acute accents and other special letters ... Celtic Irish uses acute accents, called fadas ...
Additional Letter Forms Used By Latin-derived Alphabets - Notes
... macron (ā, ē, ī, ō, ū, ǖ), acute accent (á, é, í, ó, ú, ǘ), caron (ǎ, ě, ǐ, ǒ, ǔ, ǚ), grave accent (à, è, ì, ò, ù, ǜ) ... grave accent (à, ằ, ầ, è, ề, ì, ò, ồ, ờ, ù, ừ, ỳ), hook above (ả, ẳ, ẩ, ẻ, ể, ỉ, ỏ, ổ, ở, ủ, ử, ỷ), tilde ... It also occasionally uses circumflexes, diaereses, acute accents and grave accents on its seven vowels (a, e, i, o, u, w, y), but accented characters ...

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