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I would like to write this name that have an inverse circumflex above letter c: enter image description here

I have found the command \check{c}, but it is in math mode. I want to find something equivalent but in text mode, to make no difference with the other letter/words of the text. (Using \check{c}, I get this: enter image description here)

Thank you!

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the symbol is called a hacek, or, more properly, a ha\v{c}ek. –  barbara beeton Jun 19 '12 at 12:20

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The accent command here is \v, so you want Ku\v{c}inskas. You could of course use UTF-8 input and either inputenc with pdfLaTeX or a UTF-8 capable engine (XeLaTeX/LuaLaTeX).

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Table 17 in the Comprehensive List lists the main accents available. –  egreg Jun 19 '12 at 8:57
    
Thanks Joseph & egreg for your comments and solutions. Problem solved. –  xarmengol Jun 19 '12 at 9:42

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