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Yogh (Ȝ ȝ) is a letter of Middle English literature. Note that sometimes it is written with a three (3) when the font is not available.

The sound Ȝ was derived from Old English g. It was a sound that doesn't exist any more in English language since it is now assimilated with y or isn't pronounced at all.

Ȝ in Elvish

Tolkien used Ȝ in The Etymologies to describe this sound which existed in Primitive Quendian roots such as MAȜ, KUȜ.

Note that in other languages, like Orkish, Tolkien wrote this sound as gh.