Meaning of Macron



English: Macron
Bangla:
Hindi: स्वरों पर दीर्घसूचक चिह्न
Type: Unknown / অজানা / अज्ञात
Synonym:
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Definition: 1

a horizontal line used as a diacritic over a vowel to indicate that it has a long sound or other specified pronunciation, as (ā) in fate (fāt).

Definition: 2

a diacritical mark (¯) placed over a letter, used in prosody, in the orthography of some languages, and in several types of phonetic respelling systems, to represent a long vowel