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Ogham Letter T - Tinne

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Ogham Letter T - Tinne

Tinne is the Irish name of the eighth letter of the Ogham alphabet, ᚈ, meaning "ingot" or "iron bar".

In Old Irish, its phonetic value is [t].

In the medieval kennings, called Bríatharogam or Word Ogham the verses associated with Tinne is:

trian roith - "one of three parts of a wheel" in the Word Ogham of Morann mic Moín


Graphical characteristics:
Symmetric, Open shape, Monochrome, Contains straight lines, Has no crossing lines.

Category: Alphabets.

Ogham Letter T - Tinne is part of the Ogham Alphabeth group.

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