O'Hehir, Brendan; Dillon, John M. / A classical lexicon for Finnegans wake
Abbreviations and symbols, pp. xx-xxii PDF (19.6 KB)
ABBREVIATIONS AND SYMBOLS #A See captioned item alphabetically listed in Appendix A Acc. the form of the word denoting the Accusative Case adj. adjective adv. adverb #B See captioned phrase alphabetically listed in Appendix B # C See captioned item in Appendix C C century Celt. Celtic: the language of the continental Celts, e.g., the Gauls Dat. the form of the word denoting the Dative Case eccl. L ecclesiastical Latin: the form of Latin used in the Roman Church Eng. English: the English language Etr. Etruscan or Etrurian: the language of the ancient Etrus cans fem. feminine: the feminine form of a noun or adjective Fr. French: the French language fut. future: the form of a verb denoting the future tense G Greek; the Greek language G + L the captioned word is a compound of Greek and Latin elements Gael. Gaelic: the Irish language Gen. the form of the word denoting the Genitive Case G L the word belongs to both the Greek and the Latin lan guages, either because it occurs spontaneously in identical form in both languages, or because it has been adopted unchanged by Latin from Greek Heb. Hebrew: the Hebrew language L Latin: the Latin language LL Late or Low Latin: the form of Latin spoken from about a.d. 100 to 500.
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