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==Description==
 
==Description==
Taken from website (2012-06-21):
 
  
<blockquote><p>'''Junicode''' (short for Junius-Unicode) is a Unicode font for medievalists, but is also useful to classicists (includes special Greek ligatures). The selection of characters and the arrangement of the Private Use Area are subject to change.</p>
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Unicode is a specialized font for medievalists, with an enormous number of variant letterforms, which are assigned to the Private Use Area of [[:category:Unicode|Unicode]]. It adheres to the MUFI conventions that have been adopted by medievalists to supplement Unicode. From the website:
  
<p>Junicode is and always will be free (available under the Open Font License). This means that you can use it without charge in any publication, print or electronic, and you may adapt the font for your own use and even distribute your adaptation, as long as you obey the terms of the license.</p>
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<blockquote>Version 0.7.7 contains 3280 characters in the regular style (the italic, bold and bold italic styles are less complete). These Unicode ranges are either complete in the regular style or they contain substantial numbers of glyphs (especially those of interest to medievalists):
  
<p>Junicode as of version 0.7.6 contains 3250 characters in the regular style (the italic, bold and bold italic styles are less complete). These Unicode ranges are either complete in the regular style or they contain substantial numbers of glyphs (especially those of interest to medievalists): Basic Latin, Latin 1 Supplement, Latin Extended A, Latin Extended B, Latin Extended D, Latin Extended Additional, IPA Extensions, Phonetic Extensions, Spacing Modifier Letters, Greek, Greek Extended, Combining Diacritical Marks, Combining Diacritical Marks Supplement, Runic, Number Forms, Enclosed Alphanumerics, General Punctuation, Superscripts and Subscripts, Gothic.</p>
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Basic Latin
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Latin 1 Supplement
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Latin Extended A
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Latin Extended B
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Latin Extended D
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Latin Extended Additional
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IPA Extensions
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Phonetic Extensions
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Spacing Modifier Letters
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Greek
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Greek Extended
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Combining Diacritical Marks
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Combining Diacritical Marks Supplement
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Runic
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Number Forms
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Enclosed Alphanumerics
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General Punctuation
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Superscripts and Subscripts
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Gothic</blockquote>
  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==
  
 
* [[:Category:fonts|font resources]]
 
* [[:Category:fonts|font resources]]
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* [[:Category:Unicode|Unicode]]
  
[[Category:Unicode]]
 
 
[[category:epigraphy]]
 
[[category:epigraphy]]
 
[[Category:fonts]]
 
[[Category:fonts]]

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Unicode is a specialized font for medievalists, with an enormous number of variant letterforms, which are assigned to the Private Use Area of Unicode. It adheres to the MUFI conventions that have been adopted by medievalists to supplement Unicode. From the website:

Version 0.7.7 contains 3280 characters in the regular style (the italic, bold and bold italic styles are less complete). These Unicode ranges are either complete in the regular style or they contain substantial numbers of glyphs (especially those of interest to medievalists): Basic Latin Latin 1 Supplement Latin Extended A Latin Extended B Latin Extended D Latin Extended Additional IPA Extensions Phonetic Extensions Spacing Modifier Letters Greek Greek Extended Combining Diacritical Marks Combining Diacritical Marks Supplement Runic Number Forms Enclosed Alphanumerics General Punctuation Superscripts and Subscripts Gothic

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