Capital Letter Eng (Ŋ)
Codes for the "Capital-Letter-Eng" SymbolClick on a to copy its contents.
Latin-Capital-Letter-Eng ExplainedThe letter eng (Ŋ, ŋ) is a letter in the Latin alphabet that is used in various languages to represent the velar nasal consonant /ŋ/ sound. Here are three examples of how the letter eng is used:
- In English, the letter "Ŋ" is used in the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) to represent the velar nasal consonant /ŋ/ sound, as in the word "siŋ" (sing).
- In Ewe, a Niger-Congo language spoken in Ghana and Togo, the letter "Ŋ" is used to represent the velar nasal consonant /ŋ/ sound, as in the word "ŋgɔ" (rain).
- In Nenets, a Samoyedic language spoken in Russia, the letter "Ŋ" is used to represent the velar nasal consonant /ŋ/ sound, as in the word "pŋa" (arrow).
Alternative NamesAlternative names for the letter eng include "N with a hook," "N with a tail," "engma," or "engra."
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How To Insert the Ŋ Symbol
(Method 1) Copy and paste the symbol.Click on the Ŋ symbol from the table above. Press the "Copy" button, and then paste the symbol into your document.
(Method 2) Use the "Alt Code."The Alt Code for Ŋ is Alt 330. If you have a keyboard with a numeric pad, you can use this method. Simply hold down the Alt Key and type 330. When you lift the Alt Key, Ŋ appears. ("Num Lock" must be on.)
(Method 3) Use the HTML Decimal Code (for webpages).
(Method 4) Use the HTML Entity Code (for webpages).
(Method 5) Use the CSS Code (for webpages).
|CSS and HTML Text||Output|
(Method 6) Use the HTML Hex Code (for webpages and HTML canvas).
const x = "0x"+"14A"|
ctx.fillText(String.fromCodePoint(x), 5, 5);
[Hold down Alt]
(Note that you can omit any leading zeros.)
|let str = "\u014A"|
document.write("My symbol: " + str)
|My symbol: Ŋ|
(Method 8) Use an Image (for various).
|<img src = "myImg.png"/>||Ŋ|
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