suspension stroke (sinuous)

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Represents in Irish:
□ar / □air
In the scribe’s mind or in normalised spelling.
Appearance
Build type:
Component
Position:
Superscript
Type of symbol:
Symbol
Not to be confused with:
Comments
As shown by Caoimhín Breatnach, ‘Manuscript abbreviations and other scribal features in the Liber Flavus Fergusiorum’, Ériu 61 (2011), this stroke occurs almost exclusively on top of an m.
Meaning
Represents:
In Irish: □ar / □air
Context
Frequency:
rare