mar, mair (sinuous suspension stroke)

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Mar, mair (sinuous suspension stroke)
mar, mair (sinuous suspension stroke)
Image: Mar-mair-23O48f2rb23.jpg
[File] Dublin, Royal Irish Academy, MS 23 O 48a (476) = Liber Flavus Fergusiorum, part 1 [c. 1435-1440], f. 2rb23

Letter(s) displayed: <m> (base form in image, without marks, as it may appear to the untrained eye)
Represents in Irish: mar / mair (in the scribe's mind or in normalised spelling)
Appearance
Build type: Combination
Notational device: » Superscript symbol
Component(s):
In superscript: » Symbol(s):
> Ar-air-23O48f2rb23.png suspension stroke (sinuous)
Represents: » □ar, □air (Irish) 


At the baseline: » Alphabetic letter(s):
> M2a.png M2b.png m (regular)
Represents: » m (Irish) » m (Latin) 
Meaning
Represents: » In Irish: mar / mair
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
> M-with-susp-stroke.png m with suspension stroke
Represents: » mar, m(), ()m (Irish) » m() (Latin)  » Notational device: Superscript symbol



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