Greek Letter Kappa (Κάππα - Κ)
Kappa came right from the Semitic languages unchanged into Greek and passed into Latin and English for the "k" sound.
"K" Letter in mathematics and in science
- the kappa curve
- the condition number of a matrix in numerical analysis
- dielectric constant (usually ε)
- thermal conductivity (usually a lowercase Latin k)
- a spring constant (usually a lowercase Latin k)
Greek words with "κ"