ss (digraph)

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Ss (digraph)
> digraph of long s and insular s
Image: 1. Ss1.png 2. Ss2.png
» 1. [File] Dublin, Royal Irish Academy, MS 23 E 25 (1229) = Lebor na hUidre [s. xi/xii], p. 20
» 2. [File]

Letter(s) displayed: <ss> (base form in image, without marks, as it may appear to the untrained eye)
Letter(s) represented: ss (in the scribe's mind or in normalised spelling)
Appearance
Build type: Combination
Notational device: » Digraph
Component(s):
At the baseline: » Digraph letter(s):
> S-long-2.png s (long)
Represents: » s (Irish) » s (Latin)  » Notational device: Allograph » Allograph of: s (insular)

and

> S2a.png S2c.png s (insular)
 » U+03AF, U+017F
Represents: » s (Irish) » s (Latin) 
Meaning
Represents: » ss
Provenance
Language: Irish
See also
Examples in context: Examples in other contexts, if available
> Ass (digraph).png ass (insular and long s)
Represents: » ass (Irish) 
> Friss.png friss (example)
Represents: » friss
Entries related in meaning: Possible equivalents matching one of the values in the transcription above, if available



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