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edh

eth

/ (ɛð) /
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noun

a character of the runic alphabet (ð) used to represent the voiced dental fricative as in then, mother, bathe. It is used in modern phonetic transcription for the same purposeCompare theta (def. 2), thorn (def. 5)

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