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Origin of cedilla
Words nearby cedilla
Example sentences from the Web for cedilla
He would speak the "g" in Nargett, and he, declined—after a remonstrance he declined—to pass Pagnell under the cedilla.Lord Ormont and his Aminta, Complete|George Meredith
Cael in Ortelius and Homannus, the cedilla has been omitted in another part of this work.A Description of the Coasts of East Africa and Malabar|Duarte Barbosa
It is pronounced somewhat like the c with the cedilla, ç, only more quickly and with greater force—ds or dz.The Annals of the Cakchiquels|Daniel G. Brinton
It was usual to write instead of the z—c with a cedilla, and this was probably the origin of the mistake.
Cedilla, se-dil′la, n. a mark placed under the letter c (thus ), esp.