Short Rising

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Proto-Balto-Slavic Language - Balto-Slavic Accentual System - Notation
... What follows is a short overview of the commonly used diacritical marks for Balto-Slavic (BSl.) accents and/or prosodic features, all based on the example letter a ... Lithuanian "falling"/HL (acute) á, "rising"/H(L)H (circumflex) ã, "short"/H à Latvian (on all syllables) "falling"/HL à, "rising"/LH (or "lengthened") ã, "broken"/L'H â Slovenian "falling"/HL ... Short neoacute ("short new rising") is marked as à ...

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