Definition of Majuscules

1. Noun. (plural of majuscule) ¹



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Definition of Majuscules

1. majuscule [n] - See also: majuscule

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Majuscules

majority rule
majorization
majorly
majoron
majorons
majors
majorship
majorships
majoun
majour
majours
majusculae
majuscular
majuscule
majuscule writing
majuscules (current term)
mak
makable
makai
makar
makarochkinite
makars
makataan
makateas
makatite
make-believe
make-do
make-hawk
make-king

Literary usage of Majuscules

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1. A Commentary on the Gospel of St. Luke by Frédéric Louis Godet (1889)
"Those of our majuscules which represent it are the following: ... The opposite form, which is found in the older majuscules, ..."

2. Dictionnaire anglais-franca̧is: et français-anglais by Abel Boyer, Nicholas Salmon, Louis Francoi̧s Fain (1821)
"Capitules ( majuscules } capitals, capital letters. Faire capot, Mar. to overset. * Demeurer capot, to he balked, look very silly. ..."

3. Commentary on St. Paul's Epistle to the Romans by Frédéric Louis Godet (1883)
"The majuscules in which Paul's Epistles have been preserved are eleven in ... The Alexandrine set, represented by the four oldest majuscules (к А В С), ..."

4. The Journal of Philology by William George Clark, John Eyton Bickersteth Mayor, William Aldis Wright, Ingram Bywater, Henry Jackson (1895)
"... passages where H departs from the older majuscules : 20. in passages where H agrees with the older majuscules against the younger ones : 21. in passages ..."

5. Latin Manuscripts: An Elementary Introduction to the Use of Critical by Harold Whetstone Johnston (1897)
"9) and a comparison of these cursives with the majuscules above will discover ... The Latin majuscules divide into two types, the Capital and the Uncial. ..."

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