What is majuscule?

  • (adj): Of or relating to a style of writing characterized by somewhat rounded capital letters; 4th to 8th centuries.
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on majuscule, majuscules:

Letter Case - History
... Both "majuscule" ( /məˈdʒʌskjuːlz/ or /ˈmædʒəskjuːlz/) and "minuscule" letters existed, but the printing press had not yet been invented, and a given ... timeline of writing in Western Europe can be divided into four eras Greek majuscule (9th–3rd century B.C.) in contrast to the Greek uncial script (3rd century BC – 12 century AD) and the later Greek ...
Lowercased - History
... Both "majuscule" ( /məˈdʒʌskjuːlz/ or /ˈmædʒəskjuːlz/) and "minuscule" letters existed, but the printing press had not yet been invented, and a given handwritten document ... Europe can be divided into four eras Greek majuscule (9th–3rd century BC) in contrast to the Greek uncial script (3rd century BC – 12th century AD) and the later ...
Linguasphere Observatory - The Linguasphere Register and Linguascale Referential Framework
... consists of three capital letters (majuscules) from -AAA- to -ZZZ- ... divided into one or more sets, with each set being represented by the first majuscule of this three-letter (alpha-3) component ... set is divided into one or more chains (represented by the second majuscule) and each chain is into one or more nets (represented by the third majuscule) ...
Bohorič Alphabet
... alphabet in the following letters Bohorič alphabet majuscule minuscule IPA modern Slovenian Z z /ts/ c ZH zh /tʃ/ č S, Ş ſ /s/ s SH, ŞH ſh /ʃ/ š S s /z/ z SH sh /ʒ/ ž (In these cases ...
List Of New Testament Uncials
... Testament uncial is a section of the New Testament in Greek or Latin majuscule letters, written on parchment or vellum ... style of writing is called Biblical Uncial or Biblical Majuscule ... recent New Testament uncials – written in majuscule letters, on parchment or velum ...

More definitions of "majuscule":

  • (adj): Uppercase.
    Example: "Many medieval manuscripts are in majuscule script"
    Synonyms: capital, great