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Re: horn book



>Linda wrote "tabellae ansata."

Careful with your endings, Linda. It's either tabella ansata (singular) or
tabellae ansatae (plural). Ansa, BTW, is Latin for 'handle,' and tabella,
of course, means 'tablet.' So ansata is a quasi-past participial form,
meaning 'handled,' or with a handle.

Dan Franklin
Village Typographers, Inc.


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