H

H, or h, is the eighth letter in the ISO basic Latin alphabet. Its name in English is aitch (pronounced /ˈ/, plural aitches), or regionally haitch /ˈh/.[1]

H
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(See below)
Usage
Writing systemLatin script
TypeAlphabetic
Language of originLatin language
Phonetic usage[h]
[x]
[ħ]
[0̸]
[ɦ]
[ɥ]
[ʜ]
[ʔ]
[◌ʰ]
[ç]
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/h/
Unicode codepointU+0048, U+0068
Alphabetical position8
History
Development
Time period~-700 to present
Descendants  Ħ
  Ƕ
 
  Һ
  ʰ
  h
  ħ
 
SistersИ
Һ
Ԧ
ח
ح
ܚ



𐎅
𐎈
Հ հ
Variations(See below)
Other
Other letters commonly used withh(x), ch, gh, nh, ph, sh, ſh, th, wh, (x)h