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Definition of Uncial

Uncial n. means: An uncial letter.

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Uncial n. means: An uncial letter.

Meaning of Uncial

Uncial (n.) means: An uncial letter.

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Uncial (n.): An uncial letter.

Minuscule (n.): A small Roman letter which is neither capital nor uncial; a manuscript written in such letters.

Cursive (n.): A manuscript, especially of the New Testament, written in small, connected characters or in a running hand; -- opposed to uncial.

Uncial (a.): Of, pertaining to, or designating, a certain style of letters used in ancient manuscripts, esp. in Greek and Latin manuscripts. The letters are somewhat rounded, and the upstrokes and downstrokes usually have a slight inclination. These letters were used as early as the 1st century b. c., and were seldom used after the 10th century a. d., being superseded by the cursive style.

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Meaning of Uncial

Uncial means: An uncial letter.

Meaning of Minuscule

Minuscule means: A small Roman letter which is neither capital nor uncial; a manuscript written in such letters.

Meaning of Cursive

Cursive means: A manuscript, especially of the New Testament, written in small, connected characters or in a running hand; -- opposed to uncial.

Meaning of Uncial

Uncial means: Of, pertaining to, or designating, a certain style of letters used in ancient manuscripts, esp. in Greek and Latin manuscripts. The letters are somewhat rounded, and the upstrokes and downstrokes usually have a slight inclination. These letters were used as early as the 1st century b. c., and were seldom used after the 10th century a. d., being superseded by the cursive style.

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