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ʼn or N-apostrophe is a Unicode codepoint formerly used in the Afrikaans language of South Africa. The codepoint is currently deprecated, and the Unicode standard recommends that a sequence of an apostrophe followed by n be used instead, as the use of deprecated characters such as ʼn is “strongly discouraged”. It is however in quite general use in the Afrikaans versions of Facebook and other publications, probably to avoid the tendency of auto-correction (designed for English quotation marks) to turn a typed ′n into ‘n which is incorrect but common.