mac (superscript c)

From CODECS: Online Database and e-Resources for Celtic Studies
Mac (superscript c)
> mac (m with superscript c)
Image: Mcformac-23E29p110a.png
[File] Dublin, Royal Irish Academy, MS 23 E 29 (1134) = Book of Fermoy [s. xiv/xv], p. 110a

Letter(s) displayed: <m / mc> (base form in image, without marks, as it may appear to the untrained eye)
Represents in Irish: mac / maic / meic (in the scribe's mind or in normalised spelling)
Build type: Combination
Notational device: Superscript letter
In superscript: » Alphabetic letter(s):
> C-superscript-2.png C-superscript-1.png [[C (superscript)|]]
Represents: » 

At the baseline: » Alphabetic letter(s):
> M2a.png M2b.png m (regular)
Represents: » m (Irish) » m (Latin) 
Represents: » In Irish: mac / maic / meic
Type of unit: » Lexical item
Lexical class: noun
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
> Mac-1.png Mc-for-mac.png Mac-3.png mac (mc with suspension stroke)
Represents: » mac, maic, meic (Irish) 

Tionscadal na Nod
About the project The collection


SEARCH (advanced)


DISQUS has been enabled experimentally. Try it out by leaving a comment.

blog comments powered by Disqus
CODECS is published online by Stichting A. G. van Hamel voor Keltische Studies (A. G. van Hamel Foundation for Celtic Studies) under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported (CC BY-SA 3.0) licence. Designed, directed and maintained by Dennis Groenewegen.