See also Appendix:Variations of "e"
Э, э (italics: Э, э)
- The thirty-first letter of the Russian Cyrillic alphabet. Its name is э (ɛ) or э оборотное (ɛ oborótnoje, or "backwards ɛ") and it has the broad sound of ɛ. It is preceded by Ь and followed by Ю.