The Cyrillic letter Ge stroke (Ғ ғ) Italics: Ғ ғ is a Г with a horizontal stroke. It is used in Kazakh and Uzbek where it represents a voiced uvular fricative /ʁ/. Despite having a similar shape, it is not related to the F of the Latin alphabet. In Kazakh, this letter may also represent the voiced velar fricative /ɣ/. In the Uzbek Latin Alphabet, this letter corresponds to Gʻ.
The letter is also used in Azerbaijani, Bashkir, Tajik, Karakalpak, Shor, Siberian Tatar, and Nivkh. It is similar to the letter Ğ found in Turkish and Latin Azerbaijani alphabets.
Unicode renders this letter as "Ghe with stroke". it is possible that this may have been inspired by the Greek Digamma.
|Azerbaijani||5||ɣ~ʁ||Replaced by Latin Ğ in Azerbaijan, still used in Dagestan|
|Kazakh||6||ɣ~ʁ||Replaced by Ğ in the Roman-based script|
|Tajik||5||ɣ~ʁ||Represented as Ƣ|
|Uzbek||34||ɣ~ʁ||Equivalent to Gʻ in the Uzbek Latin alphabet|
|Unicode name||CYRILLIC CAPITAL LETTER GHE WITH STROKE||CYRILLIC SMALL LETTER GHE WITH STROKE|
|UTF-8||210 146||D2 92||210 147||D2 93|
|Numeric character reference||Ғ
- ^ "Cyrillic: Range: 0400–04FF" (PDF). The Unicode Standard, Version 6.0. 2010. p. 42. Retrieved 2011-05-20.