s (insular) with suspension stroke

From CODECS: Online Database and e-Resources for Celtic Studies
S (insular) with suspension stroke
s (insular) with suspension stroke
Image: Acht (insular s).png
[File] Dublin, Royal Irish Academy, MS 23 P 12 (536) = Book of Ballymote [1384 x 1406], f. 249r

Letter(s) displayed: <s> (base form in image, without marks, as it may appear to the untrained eye)
Represents in Irish: acht / cht / sed / s() / ()s() (in the scribe's mind or in normalised spelling)
Represents in Latin: sed / s() (in the scribe's mind or in normalised spelling)
Appearance
Build type: Combination
Notational device: » Superscript symbol
Component(s):
In superscript: » Symbol(s):
> Susp2.png Susp-stroke-from-LU.png suspension stroke
 » U+0305
Represents: » □n, □(), n□, ()□


At the baseline: » Alphabetic letter(s):
> S2a.png S2c.png s (insular)
 » U+03AF, U+017F
Represents: » s (Irish) » s (Latin) 
Meaning
Represents: » In Irish: acht / cht / sed / s() / ()s()
» In Latin: sed / s()
Type of unit: » part of a word, » lexical item
Provenance
Notational system: Tironian notes
See also
Examples in context: Examples in other contexts, if available
> Ceist-LUp83a.png Ceist (example)
Represents: » Ceist (Irish) 
> Connacht.png Connacht (reversed c and sed)
Represents: » connacht, Connacht
> G1303p17-acht.png acht (a and s with suspension stroke)
Represents: » acht (Irish) 
> Conacht.png conacht (reversed c)
Represents: » conacht, Conacht
> Is-ed-23P12f170va.png is ed (example)
Represents: » ised, is ed (Irish) 
> Seacht2.png secht (s and sed)
Represents: » secht, seacht, ss() (Irish) » ssed, ss() (Latin)  » Notational device: Digraph
> Xps-RawlB512-f32ra.png xps (ligatured)
Represents: » Crist, Críst (Irish) » Christus, Christ() (Latin) 
Entries related in meaning: Possible equivalents matching one of the values in the transcription above, if available
> G1303p17-acht.png acht (a and s with suspension stroke)
Represents: » acht (Irish) 
> Acht-FrancA12.png acht (ligature)
Represents: » acht (Irish) 


> S-cross-stroke-23P12f177ra.png S-cross-stroke-(LeabarOllaman)-23P12f163va.png S-horstroke-23P12f168ra.png s insular with cross stroke
Represents: » ser, s()r, s() (Irish) » s(), secund() (Latin)  » Notational device: Subscript symbol
> Set-sed-UCDA12p16b.png sed, acht (insular s with us symbol)
Represents: » acht (Irish) » set, sed (Latin) 
> Sus-RawlB512-f31va.png sus (digraph with long s)
Represents: » sus, sas, sed, acht (Irish) » sus, set, sed (Latin)  » Notational device: Digraph



Tionscadal na Nod
>
About the project The collection

BROWSE

SEARCH (advanced)

Ceann-half.png


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

blog comments powered by Disqus