TranslingualEdit

Character  st 
Unicode name LATIN SMALL LIGATURE ST
Codepoint U+FB06

EtymologyEdit

A stylistic ligature in use in Latin New Roman Cursive in the 4th century and retained in Carolingian minuscule in the 8th century.

LetterEdit

lower case

  1. a ligature of the letters st, with a “belt” drawn between the upper-right terminus of the ‘s’ and the top of the ascender of the ‘t’; compare

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ReferencesEdit

  • Their Hands Before Our Eyes: A Closer Look at Scribes by M.B. Parkes, 2008. ISBN 075466337X
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