Ϛ Greek Letter Stigma


“Greek Letter Stigma” description


  • the Q-shaped archaic koppas are the ordinary alphabetic letters and can also be used as symbols with a numeric value of 90 in classical and pre-classical texts
  • apparently in origin a cursive form of digamma
  • the name "stigma" originally applied to a medieval sigma-tau ligature, whose shape was confusably similar to the cursive digamma
  • used as a symbol with a numeric value of 6

Related glyphs

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“Greek Letter Stigma” on various operating systems

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Greek Letter Stigma on various operating systems
Greek Letter Stigma on various operating systems

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