Definition of ogonek in English:
A diacritic mark (˛) placed beneath a letter, typically to indicate nasalization of a vowel in Polish and other languages.
- The ogonek is probably one of the most misunderstood and misshaped character elements ever.
- The use of the ogonek to indicate nasality is common in the transcription of the indigenous languages of the Americas.
Polish, literally 'little hook'.
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in India