soft sign


the Cyrillic letter (ь) as used in Russian to indicate that the preceding consonant is palatalized, or to represent (y) between a palatalized consonant and a vowel.See also jer(def 1).
front jer.See also jer(def 2).

Origin of soft sign

translation of Russian myágkiĭ znak Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019