Category:Historiated initials

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historiated initial 
decorated initial containing a scene or figure germane to the text
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Historiated initial "D" (for Latin dentes "teeth") depicting a man pulling a tooth
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letra historiada (es); lettrine historiée (fr); อักษรตัวต้นประดิษฐ์ (th); gehistorieerde initiaal (nl); 圖案填充的首字母 (zh-hant); 图案填充的首字母 (zh-cn); historisierte Initiale (de); historiated initial (en); сюжэтны ініцыял (be); 图案填充的首字母 (zh-hans); Πρωτόγραμμα (el) decorated initial containing a scene or figure germane to the text (en) Inhabited initial, Historiated initial (th); inicial historiada (es)

A historiated initial is an enlarged letter at the beginning of a paragraph or other section of text, which contains a picture. (Wikipedia)

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