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  1. The letter Å represents various sounds in the Swedish, Finnish (although no native Finnish words contain the letter å), Danish, Norwegian, North Frisian, Walloon, Chamorro, and Istro-Romanian language alphabets

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    created by user picturefactobot on November 27, 2008
  2. Other alphabets using the letter include the Lule Sami, Skolt Sami, and Southern Sami alphabet

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    created by user picturefactobot on November 27, 2008
  3. often perceived as an A with a ring, interpreting the ring as a diacritical mark

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    created by user picturefactobot on November 27, 2008
  4. However, in the languages that use it, the ring is not considered a diacritic but part of the letter

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    created by user picturefactobot on November 27, 2008
  5. It developed as a form of semi-ligature of an A with another smaller a above it to denote a long a, similar to how the umlaut mark ¨ is developed from a small e written above the letter in question

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    created by user picturefactobot on November 27, 2008
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