Translation of cedilla in Spanish:


cedilla, n.

Pronunciation /səˈdɪlə/ /sɪˈdɪlə/


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    cedilla feminine
    • Elsewhere, especially in some loans, c is soft before ae, oe in Latin caesura and Greek coelacanth, soft in French façade (often written without the cedilla, as facade), and generally hard in Celt/Celtic.
    • His publicity pictures show a perky looking man - puckish perhaps - with a cheery grin of white teeth and lightly raised eyebrows like cedillas.
    • We apologise to our more pedantic readers for the absence of a cedilla on the word ‘soupcon’. But do you really think I've got time to write this drivel and go the Windows Character Map to look for French accents?
    • This new accentual emphasis sometimes stems from a mere cedilla.