haček

noun
ha·​ček | \ ˈhä-ˌchek How to pronounce haček (audio) \

Definition of haček

: a diacritic ˇ placed over a letter (as in č) to modify it : an inverted circumflex

First Known Use of haček

1953, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for haček

Czech háček, literally, little hook

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“Haček.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ha%C4%8Dek. Accessed 3 Jul. 2020.

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