Re: Kannada query

From: Michael Everson (
Date: Wed Aug 05 1998 - 11:42:25 EDT

Ar 14:44 -0700 1998-08-04, scríobh Rick McGowan:
>If someone has a copy of Nakanishi handy, that would probably be another
>source. Mine's at home today...
> Rick
>> > Unicode / ISO/IEC10646 (at UCS+0CDE) uses the name Kannada Letter
>> > FA for the obsolete KAN letter which looks like a curly 'w' with
>> > little loops at its loose ends.

Nakanishi doesn't show it. Daniels and Bright don't show it. Haarmann shows
it as "ra" and equates it with TAMIL LETTER LLLA (U+0BB4) (also in
"Altkaranesisch" (Old Kannada), "Ceres", Malayalam, and Vatteluttu).
Faulmann shows the Old Kannada character (which has a crossbar between the

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