Latin id est, Irish ed ón

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Letters displayed:
<i / .i.>
Base form in image, without marks, as it may appear to the untrained eye.
Represents in Irish:
ed ón / eadh on
In the scribe’s mind or in normalised spelling.
Represents in Latin:
id est
In the scribe’s mind or in normalised spelling.
Appearance
Build type:
Combination
Notational device:
Baseline symbol
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Alphabetic letters:



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i (regular letter)
Represents: i (Irish)i (Latin)
Symbols:



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enclosing punctus (abbreviating device)
Represents:
□()
Notational device: Baseline symbol
Meaning
Represents:
In Irish: ed ón / eadh on
In Latin: id est
Comments:
See Rudolf Thurneysen, ‘Lat. ·|· = ir. edón’, Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 18 (1930)
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Tironian notes