are (ligature of ar and e)

Image:
Are-ligature.png
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Letters displayed:
<q / qe>
Base form in image, without marks, as it may appear to the untrained eye.
Represents in Irish:
are
In the scribe’s mind or in normalised spelling.
Represents in Latin:
are / que(?)
In the scribe’s mind or in normalised spelling.
Appearance
Build type:
Combination
Notational device:
Ligature
Components:
At the baseline:
Ligature letters:



Ar.png Ar3-Dii1f112ra.png
ar (q with stroke through descender)
Represents: ar (Irish)quia, quam, quod, qu() (Latin)
Notational device: Baseline symbol
and



E-1a.png E-2.png
e (regular letter)
Represents: e (Irish)e (Latin)
Meaning
Represents:
In Irish: are
In Latin: are / que(?)
Context