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In the "Latin script, "pentagraphs are found primarily in "Irish orthography. There is one archaic pentagraph in "German orthography, which is found in the English word "Nietzschean.

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Irish[edit]

Used between a "velarized ("broad") and a "palatalized ("slender") consonant:

To write the sound /əu̯/ (in "Donegal, /oː/):

Dutch[edit]

sjtsj⟩ is used as the transcription of the Cyrillic letter Щ, representing the consonant /ɕː/ in "Russian, for example in the name "Chroesjtsjov.

French[edit]

chtch⟩ is used as the transcription of the Cyrillic letter Щ, representing the consonant /ɕː/ in "Russian, for example in the name "Khrouchtchev.

German[edit]

"tzsch⟩ was once used in German to write the sound /tʃ/. It has largely been replaced by the "tetragraph ⟨tsch⟩, but is still found in "proper names such as "Nietzsche.

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