ß

LATIN SMALL LETTER SHARP S

CodeU+00DF
NameLATIN SMALL LETTER SHARP S
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Comments German
not used in Swiss High German
uppercase is "SS" or U+1E9E
typographically the glyph for this character can be based on a ligature of U+017F with either U+0073 or with an old-style glyph for U+007A (the latter similar in appearance to U+0292). Both forms exist interchangeably today.
Related Characters
β
Confusables (Look-Alike Characters)
β ϐ 𝛃 𝛽 𝜷 𝝱 𝞫