Definition of Ogamic
1. written using ogam [adj]
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Literary usage of Ogamic
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1. On the Manners and Customs of the Ancient Irish by Eugene O'Curry (1873)
"... ogamic inscriptions in this Introduction, that subject not having been at all treated of by Professor O'Curry in his Lectures, 1 cannot help saying a ..."
2. Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland by Society of Antiquaries of Scotland (1908)
"BY WILLIAM BANNERMAN, MA, MD, FSAScor. 1. THE ogamic INSCRIPTION OF THK ... In the attempt to read any ogamic inscription, one is at once faced by the ..."
3. Journal by Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland (1898)
"On this point the lute Sir Samuel Ferguson in the work on " Ogam Inscriptions," published after his death in 1887, says the dividing line between the ogamic ..."
4. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General by Thomas Spencer Baynes (1833)
"... compiled near the close of tbo 14th century the different styles of ogamic writing and the valne of the letters are explained in a ..."
5. Hermathena by Trinity College (Dublin, Ireland) (1879)
"... fact that it is the most ancient manuscript authority which has come down to us on the subject of ogamic orthography. The Ogam marginal notes in the SI. ..."
6. The Encyclopædia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and by Hugh Chisholm (1910)
"Several stones contain bilingual inscriptions, but the key to the Ogam alphabet is supplied by a treatise on ogamic writing contained in the Book of ..."
7. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: “a” Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature edited by Hugh Chisholm (1910)
"... but it appears certain that in ogamic writing stereotyped forms were used long after they had disappeared in ordinary speech. ..."
8. The Scottish Antiquary, Or, Northern Notes & Queries edited by Arthur Washington Cornelius Hallen, John Horne Stevenson (1901)
"No doubt that some clever men attempted to conciliate numeration with the writing of their language; but their efforts, in ogamic as well as in Runic ..."
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