Example of medieval text

1). Diametro circuitum inuenire.

  1. diametrum, <id est> XIIII, duco ter, fit XLII. huic adicio partem septimam diametri,

id est II, fit XLIIII: erit circuitus.

2). Item aliter

diametrum duco XXII, fit CCCVIII, sumo partem VIIam, fit XLIIII [qui est circulus].

3). Item ex circuitu inuenire diametrum.

XIIII

 

 

CLIIII

 

 

XL                              IIII

circuli sumo partem XXII, <fit II, hoc duco septies,> fit XIIII: erit diametrum.

 

 

9a). In centuria maiore sunt iugera CC, actus CCCC, modi DC, centuria<e> minores DCCC,

areae I̅I̅I̅CC, stadia V̅I̅I̅I̅I̅CCXVI, perticae L̅V̅I̅I̅DC, passus C̅C̅X̅X̅X̅CCCC, gradus

D̅C̅C̅C̅C̅X̅X̅<I̅DC>, cubita I̅I̅D̅L̅X̅, pedes <V̅D̅C̅C̅L̅X̅>, [palmi bis M̅M̅ et C̅C̅C̅I̅I̅I̅I̅, digiti

nouies M̅M̅ et C̅C̅X̅V̅I̅].

9b). In iugero sunt actus II. modi<i> III. areae XVI, perticae CCLXXXVIII, passus I̅CLII,

gradus I̅I̅I̅I̅<DCVIII>, cubita <X̅I̅I̅>DCCC, pedes X̅X̅V̅I̅I̅I̅DCCC, [palmi C̅X̅V̅CC, digiti

<C̅C̅C̅C̅L̅X̅DCCC>].

9c). In actu sunt modi<i> I ς, areae VIII, perticae CXLIIII, passus DLXXVI, gradus

I̅I̅CCCIIII, cubita V̅I̅CCCC, pedes X̅I̅I̅I̅I̅CCCC, [palmi V̅DCCLXXX, digiti

X̅X̅I̅I̅I̅<M>CXX].

9d). In mod<i>o sunt perticae XCVI, passus <CCCLXXXIV>, gradus <I̅CCCCXXXVI>,

cubit<a> <I̅I̅I̅I̅CCLXVI ςӡ>, pedes <V̅I̅I̅I̅I̅DC>, [palmi I̅I̅I̅DCCCXL, unciae X̅I̅DXX,

digiti X̅V̅CCCLX].

9e). In †centuria† <sunt> areae V ςӡ, stadia XVI, perticae C, passus CCCC, gradus MDC,

cubita I̅I̅I̅I̅CCCC<XL>I<V ӡ̷ʃυυ, pedes X̅>.

9f). In area sunt perticae XVIII, passus LXXII, gradus CCLXXXVIII, cubita DCCC, pedes

MDCCC, [palmi DCCXX. unciae I̅I̅CLX. digiti I̅I̅DCCCLXXX].

9g). In stadio sunt perticae VI ӡ̷, passus XXV, gradus C, pedes DCXXV, [palmi I̅I̅D, unciae

V̅I̅I̅D, digiti X̅].

9h). In pertica, quae et decempeda, sunt passus II, gradus IIII, cubita VI et bisse ς̷ς, pedes X,

palmi XL, unciae CXX, digiti CLX.

9i). In passu <sunt> gradus II, cubit<a> III [et sextas] ӡ̷ς, pedes V, sextantes VI et bisse ς̷ς,

palmi XX[X], unciae LX<X>, digiti LXXX.

 

9j). In ulna <sunt> pedes IIII, <sextantes V et ӡ̷ς, palmi XVI, unciae XLVIII, digiti LXIV>.