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Junius Manuscripts, Written in the mid-17th century by Francis Junius

MS. Junius 72
Held at the Weston Library

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Transcript by Junius of Ælfric's glossary in Cott. MS. Julius A. ii, referred to by him as 'gl. Ælfrici', and here collated with a fragment in the library of sir Symonds D'Ewes, now Harl. MS. 107 in the British Museum. beg. 'Incipiunt nomina multarum rerum Anglice. Deus omnipotens, [illegible] is God ælmihtig' (fol. 1).


  • Creation: Written in the mid-17th century by Francis Junius


32 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Multiple languages
  • Latin
  • English, Old (ca.450-1100)


MS. Junius 72

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. II, no. 5183

Physical Facet

On paper


8 3/5 × 6 7/10 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom