Origin and Etymology of circumflex
First Known Use: circa 1577See Words from the same year
Recent Examples of circumflex from the Web
There’s something about the circumflex over the a, the accent over the e, that adds a sense of mystique.
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First Known Use of circumflex
CIRCUMFLEX Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of circumflex for English Language Learners
: a mark ˆ used in some languages (such as French) to show how a vowel should be pronounced
medical Definition of circumflex
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