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Latin alphabet Part II - Roman alphabet for Latin: There were no lower case letters at first, and K, Y and Z used only for writing words of Greek origin. The letters J, U and W were added to the alphabet at a later stage to write languages other than Latin. J is a variant of I, U is a variant of V, and W was introduced as a 'double-v' to make a distinction between the sounds we know as 'v' and 'w' which was unnecessary in Latin. (...) Ideas, Roman, Latin Language, Roman Alphabet, Roman Latin, Languages, Word Search Puzzle, Language, Lower Case Letters

Latin alphabet Part II - Roman alphabet for Latin: There were no lower case letters at first, and K, Y and Z used only for writing words of Greek origin. The letters J, U and W were added to the alphabet at a later stage to write languages other than Latin. J is a variant of I, U is a variant of V, and W was introduced as a 'double-v' to make a distinction between the sounds we know as 'v' and 'w' which was unnecessary in Latin. (...)

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america unearthed the desert cross | Originally Posted on Facbeook: Crosses, Symbols, Tattoos, Latin Symbols, Religious Cross, America, Hope Symbol, Cross, Tattoo Sites

See Video of America Unearthed: The Desert Cross http://www.history.com/shows/america-unearthed/videos/america-unearthed-the-desert-cross The Tucson Relics may be from the remnants of the Iberian Escape of the Seven bishops of Oporto & Lusitania (Portugal) and Spain. Technically, the escape took place in 734 AD during the Muslim invasion of Iberia, at that time Portugal was part of the general Hispania map under the Kingdom of Suevi, which Galicia also was part of, but was occupied by…

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