Re: 5 Hebrew Consonances Shaping

From: John Cowan (
Date: Wed May 26 1999 - 14:06:41 EDT

Mark Leisher wrote:

> I was not altogether correct when I mentioned shaping from the nominal form in
> our system. Here is the procedure in detail:

Clear enough.

> This does expand the size of the text, but for most of our purposes, this
> greatly simplifies writing code to process the text.

What processing does this simplify, and does it work equally
well for Yiddish and Hebrew?

John Cowan
	You tollerday donsk?  N.  You tolkatiff scowegian?  Nn.
	You spigotty anglease?  Nnn.  You phonio saxo?  Nnnn.
		Clear all so!  'Tis a Jute.... (Finnegans Wake 16.5)

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