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HISTORICAL WORKS

BY THE REV. DR. GILES.

1. Hebrew Records : an Historical Inquiry concerning the age, author

ship, and authenticity of the Old Testament, 8vo, J. Chapman,

London, 1850. 2. History of the Ancient Britons, with an Appendix of all the

original documents in which the Britons are mentioned. 2 vols.

8vo. Bell, London, 1847. 3. Life and Letters Of Thomas à Becker, 2 vols. 8vo. Whittaker,

London, 1816. 4. THE LIFE AND TIMES OF ALFRED THE GREAT, 8vo. London,

Bell, 1819. 5. Patres EccLESIÆ ANGLICANÆ, containing the complete works of

ALDHELM, Bede, Boniface, LANFRANC, Arnulf of Lisieux,
Becker, EDWARD Grim, Roger DE PONTIGNY, WILLIAM
Fitz-STEPHEN, Gilbert Folior, HERBERT ВозНАМ,
JOHN OF SALISBURY, and Peter of Blois. 35 vols. 8vo.

Whittaker, London, 1837 to 1818. 6. Scriptores Monastici, a series of Monastic Chronicles now in

progress, containing the Works of Geoffrey of Monmouth, HERBERT DE LosingA, ALAN OF TEWKESBURY, &c.

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1. Hebrew

4. Old Irish.
ailm elm
beth birch
gart ivy
deur oak

2
3
4
5
6

3 G
4 D

1 HEBREW.

eadlia aspen

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fearn alder

2. Greek.
A a alpha 1
B ß beta 2
I
7 gamma

3
4 8 delta 4
E e epsilon 5
[F digamma 6
[Z zeta] 7
Η η eta)

8
io / theta] 9
I viota 10
KK kappa

20
Αλlambda 30
Mu mu

40
N v nu

50
[E & xi] 60
O o omicron 70

80

9 TH

jodha yew

ya

к

10
20
30
40
50

2 GREEK.

coll hazel
luis quicken
muin vine
nuin ash

3. Arabic,
alet 1
ba
gim

3
dal
Ha
Waw

6
z

7
Chha 8
ta 9

10
caf

20
lam

30
mim 40
nun

50
[zin

60
ain

70
fa 80
sad 90
[kaf

100

200
shin

300
ta 400
tha 500
rha 600
dhal 700
dad 800
da 900
ghain 1000

Naleph, ox, leader 1 A

beth, house, booth 2 B
digimel, camel

daleth, door
I hè, holloro 5 E
7 vau, hook

6 y
[ zain weapon]

7 z
In heth, fence] 8
[zteth, scroll]
yod, hand

10 I
caph, hollow, cup 20 x
7

lamed oxgoad 30 L
» mem, water
, nun, fish.
[D samech, prop 60 x
y oin, eye
5 pè, mouth
[3 tzaddi owl
[> quoph, ape] 100 Q
resh, head

200 T
shin, tooth

300 s
n tau cross

400 T

40 M
50 N

their numeral values. letters, together with the corresponding English letters, and showing the 16 primitive letters, and the later compounded and supplementary

oir spindle
pieth bhog

76
80

II a pi

70 0
80 P
90 TS

3 ARABIC.

ra

ruis elder

100
suil

200
teine-

300
uath white thorn

P p rho 100
Σ σ signa

200
Tī tau

300
T v upsilon 400
Φφ phi 500

х
X x chi 600

700 800

4 OLD IRISH.

Y y psi
Ωω omega

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