punctus interrogativus
Definition - A Latinate name for the question mark (?).

Notes:
1. The term is obsolete in common usage but is a technical term in the field of palaeography.

Etymology -
The word derives from the Latin pungere, to prick.

Oxford English Dictionary -
Its first citation is from 1952:
"Punctus elevatus, a symbol formed by combining Punctum and Podatus. It denoted the cadence with which a Colon ended, generally a gradual lowering of pitch followed by a return to the Tuba in one stage. Ibid. 5 Punctus versus, a symbol consisting of the Punctum. It denoted the cadence with which a Periodus ended. Ibid., Punctus interrogativus, a symbol formed by combining Punctum and Porrectus. It denoted the cadence with which an interrogative sentence ended.
(P. Clemoes, Liturgical Influence on Punctuation in Late Old English & Early Middle English, MSS 4)



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