Cyrillic letter
Crossed O
Cyrillic letter crossed O.svg
The Cyrillic script
Slavic letters
АА́А̀А̄ӒБВГ
ҐДЂЃЕЕ́ЀЕ̄
ЁЄЖЗЗ́ЅИІ
ЇИ́ЍӢЙЈКЛ
ЉМНЊОО́О̀Ō
ПРСС́ТЋЌУ
У́ӮЎФХЦЧЏ
ШЩЪЫЬЭЮЯ
Non-Slavic letters
ӐА̊А̃Ӓ̄ӔӘӘ́Ә̃
ӚВ̌ҒГ̑Г̣Г̌ҔӺ
Ғ̌ӶД̣Д̆ӖЕ̃Ё̄Є̈
ӁҖӜҘӞЗ̌З̱З̣
ԐԐ̈ӠИ̃ҊӤҚӃ
ҠҞҜК̣ԚӅԮԒ
ӍӉҢԨӇҤО̆О̂
О̃ӦӦ̄ӨӨ̄Ө́Ө̆Ӫ
ҨԤР̌ҎҪС̣С̱Т̌
Т̣ҬУ̃ӰӰ́ӲҮҮ́
ҰХ̣Х̱Х̮Х̑ҲӼӾ
ҺҺ̈ԦҴҶӴӋҸ
ҼҾЫ̆Ы̄ӸҌЭ̆Э̄
Э̇ӬӬ́Ӭ̄Ю̆Ю̈Ю̈́Ю̄
Я̆Я̄Я̈ԜӀ
Archaic letters
ҀѺОУ
ѠѼѾѢ
ѤѦѪ
ѨѬѮѰѲѴѶ
Ԙ
ԀԔԖԠ
ԢҦ
ԂԄԈԊԌԎ
ԆԞԪԬ
Г̧Г̄

Crossed O (Ꚛ ꚛ; italics: Ꚛ ꚛ) is a letter of the Cyrillic script, similar to the Cyrillic letter O but with the addition of a cross.

Crossed O is used in the Old Church Slavonic language. The crossed o is primarily used in the word ꚛкрест (around, in the region of) in early Slavonic manuscripts,[1] whose component крест means 'cross'.

Computing codes

Character information
Preview
Unicode name CYRILLIC CAPITAL LETTER
CROSSED O
CYRILLIC SMALL LETTER
CROSSED O
Encodings decimal hex dec hex
Unicode 42650 U+A69A 42651 U+A69B
UTF-8 234 154 154 EA 9A 9A 234 154 155 EA 9A 9B
Numeric character reference Ꚛ Ꚛ ꚛ ꚛ

See also

References

  1. ^ Shardt, Yuri; Simmons, Nikita; Andreev, Aleksandr (2011-02-25). Proposal to Encode Some Outstanding Early Cyrillic Characters in Unicode (PDF) (Report). Unicode Consortium. p. 1. L2/10-394R. Retrieved 2018-02-28. The crossed o is primarily used in the word окрест (around, in the region of) in early Slavonic manuscripts.((cite report)): CS1 maint: uses authors parameter (link)