ea (ligature)

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Ea (ligature)
> ea (ligature)
Image: 1. Ea-1.png 2. G1303p17-ea.png
» 1. [File] Dublin, Royal Irish Academy, MS D ii 1 (1225) = Book of Uí Maine [1394], f. 121v
» 2. [File] Dublin, National Library of Ireland, MS G 1303 = Leabhar Í Eadhra (Book of O'Hara) [1597], p. 17

Letter(s) displayed: <ea / e> (base form in image, without marks, as it may appear to the untrained eye)
Represents in Irish: ea (in the scribe's mind or in normalised spelling)
Appearance
Build type: Combination
Notational device: » Ligature
Component(s):
At the baseline: » Ligature letter(s):
> E-1a.png E-2.png e (regular letter)
Represents: » e (Irish) » e (Latin) 


In subscript: » Ligature letter(s): a (subscript)
> A-subscript.png a (subscript)
Represents: » a
Meaning
Represents: » In Irish: ea
Provenance
See also
Examples in context: Examples in other contexts, if available
Entries related in meaning: Possible equivalents matching one of the values in the transcription above, if available
> Ea-2.png ea (digraph)
Represents: » ea » Notational device: Digraph


> Ea-ligature-2.png ea (ligature of allograph e and subscript a)
Represents: » ea (Irish)  » Notational device: Ligature



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