[From Cregeen's Dictionary, 1835]



A, B, C, CH, D, E, F, G, H, I, J, K, L, M, N, 0, P, Q, B, S, Sf1, SL, T, U, F, W, or Y, at the end of a line, shows that the word is a derivative or aspiration of one whose initial radically is A or B, &c. C, placed after ek, shows it to be an aspiration of a word radically without an ii, and so for G placed after gh, P after ph, &c.

a Adjective.
adv Adverb.
a. d Adjective derivative.
a. p1 Adjective plural.
adv. p Adverb and pronoun.
art Article.
art. p1 Article plural.
comp Comparative degree.
conj Conjunction.
c. p Conjunction and pronoun.
dim Diminutive.
em Emphatically.
f Feminine gender.
Gal Galic or Gaelic.
Heb Hebrew, & Book of Hebrews.
id. or idem The same as above.
in Interjection
1it Literally.
P Pronominal.
p1 Plural.
p. p Preposition and Pronoun
pre Preposition.
pro Pronoun.
Proc Manks Proverb.
pt Participle.
S Substantive.
Sf Substantive feminine
sing Singular.
s. m Substantive masculine.
s. m.f Do. masculine and feminine.
S. p1 Substantive plural.
sup Superlative degree.
Syn Synonymous.
v Verb.
v.i. Verb imperative.
- a sign of repetition, and the reader is directed to read the word instead of the mark.
* This is placed before such verbs where two are inserted, as,TROG, the verb used alone; the one marked thus, * TROGG, is the verb that is to be joined to AGH, EE, EY, &c.
The figures 1, 2, 3, &c., refer to remarks in the Introduction, relative to the meaning of the termination, sound, or part of speech, &c.


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