ui (i with superscript u)

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Ui (i with superscript u)
ui (i with superscript u)
Image: Ui3.png
[File] Dublin, Royal Irish Academy, MS 23 O 48a (476) = Liber Flavus Fergusiorum, part 1 [c. 1435-1440], f. 26r

Letter(s) displayed: <i> (base form in image, without marks, as it may appear to the untrained eye)
Represents in Irish: ui (in the scribe's mind or in normalised spelling)
Appearance
Build type: Combination
Notational device: » Superscript symbol » Digraph
Component(s):
In superscript: » Symbol(s):
> Ur-3.png Ur-2.png ur (superscript wavy)
Represents: » □ur, □ru, u□ (rare) (Irish) 


In subscript: » Digraph letter(s): i (subscript)
> I-subscript-1.png I-subscript-2.png A12p37-i-sub.png i (subscript)
Represents: » i (Irish) » i (Latin) 
Meaning
Represents: » In Irish: ui

» A somewhat unusual example in that the wavy superscript symbol does not represent ur, as it commonly does, but u. Note also that it occurs on top of a subscript character and that the letter it represents comes before (rather than after) subscript i.

Type of unit: » Part of a word
Provenance
See also
Examples in context: Examples in other contexts, if available
> Soduin.png soduin (example)
Represents: » soduin (Irish) 
Entries related in meaning: Possible equivalents matching one of the values in the transcription above, if available
> Ui2.png ui (digraph vi)
Represents: » ui (Irish) » ui (Latin)  » Notational device: Digraph



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