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==Description==
 
==Description==
  
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:
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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.
  
<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):
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From the website (accessed 2019-05-15):
  
Basic Latin
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<blockquote> Junicode (short for Junius-Unicode) is a TrueType/OpenType font for medievalists with extensive coverage of the Latin Unicode ranges, plus Runic and Gothic. The font comes in four faces. Of these, regular and italic are fullest, featuring complete implementation of the Medieval Unicode Font Initiative recommendation, version 4.0. The bold and bold italic faces are less full.</blockquote>
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</blockquote>
 
  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==
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[[category:epigraphy]]
 
[[category:epigraphy]]
 
[[Category:fonts]]
 
[[Category:fonts]]
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[[category:unicode]]

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Description

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 (accessed 2019-05-15):

Junicode (short for Junius-Unicode) is a TrueType/OpenType font for medievalists with extensive coverage of the Latin Unicode ranges, plus Runic and Gothic. The font comes in four faces. Of these, regular and italic are fullest, featuring complete implementation of the Medieval Unicode Font Initiative recommendation, version 4.0. The bold and bold italic faces are less full.

See also