ea (ligature allograph)

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Ea (ligature allograph)
> ea (ligature of allograph e and subscript a)
Image: Ea-ligature-2.png
[File] Dublin, Royal Irish Academy, MS D ii 1 (1225) = Book of Uí Maine [1394], f. 121v

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)
Build type: Combination
Notational device: » Ligature
At the baseline: » Ligature letter(s):
> E-allograph.png E-allo-LLp113b.png Allograph of the letter e
Represents: » e, e□ (Irish) » e, e□ (Latin)  » Notational device: Allograph » Allograph of:  e (regular letter)

In subscript: » Ligature letter(s): a (subscript)
> A-subscript.png a (subscript)
Represents: » a
Represents: » In Irish: ea
See also
Examples in context: Examples in other contexts, if available
> Ean.png ean (with ligature)
Represents: » ean
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-1.png G1303p17-ea.png ea (ligature)
Represents: » ea (Irish)  » Notational device: Ligature

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