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See definition of uncial on Dictionary.com
  • as incapital
  • as inletter

synonyms for uncial

  • cap
  • majuscule
  • initial
  • small cap
  • sign
  • ABCs
  • alphabet
  • cap
  • capital
  • character
  • majuscule
  • minuscule
  • rune
  • type
  • small letter

antonyms for uncial

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  • small
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How to use uncial in a sentence

The uncial letters are very small and neat, upright and regular, and their breadth is nearly equal to their height.
ROMAN MOSAICSHUGH MACMILLAN
The earlier copies are all in uncial or "capital" letters, cursive or "lower-case" letters being a later invention.
LIBRARY OF THE WORLD'S BEST LITERATURE, ANCIENT AND MODERN, VOL. VIIIVARIOUS
This new writing was in two forms—round and pointed—but both were derived from the Roman half-uncial style.
OLD ENGLISH LIBRARIESERNEST SAVAGE
C, von Soden δ 3; an uncial palimpsest (the top writing being that of Ephraem) of the 5th century.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 3, SLICE 7VARIOUS
A Gothic Uncial alphabet redrawn from a German brass is illustrated in 162.
LETTERS AND LETTERINGFRANK CHOUTEAU BROWN
The original Gothic letter was a gradual outgrowth from the round Roman Uncial.
LETTERS AND LETTERINGFRANK CHOUTEAU BROWN
The beautiful lettering in 72 seems to have been inspired from a stone-cut Uncial.
LETTERS AND LETTERINGFRANK CHOUTEAU BROWN
But some confusions of letters occur frequently in copies of uncial originals, and others in copies of minuscule originals.
INTRODUCTION TO THE STUDY OF HISTORYCHARLES V. LANGLOIS
Figure 45 shows a similar and modernized employment of a standard form of Uncial capital.
LETTERS AND LETTERINGFRANK CHOUTEAU BROWN
Mr. Crane is especially fond of an Uncial pen form, which he varies with masterful freedom.
LETTERS AND LETTERINGFRANK CHOUTEAU BROWN
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO UNCIAL

  • cap
  • initial
  • majuscule
  • small cap
  • uncial
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