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Grave accent

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  1. ( ` ) is a diacritical mark used in written Catalan, French, Greek until 1982 (polytonic orthography), Italian, Norwegian, Occitan, Portuguese, Scottish Gaelic, Vietnamese, Welsh, Dutch, and other languages

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 26, 2008
  2. The ISO-8859-1 character encoding includes the letters à, è, ì, ò, ù, and their respective capital forms

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  3. The word grave is derived from the Latin gravis (heavy)

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  4. In English the word is sometimes pronounced "grahv", IPA (IPA: /ɡɹɑːv/), not like grave meaning "serious" or a "tomb"

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  5. comes from French, where it is pronounced similarly: accent grave (IPA: /aksɑ̃ ɡʁav/)

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