I have a question concerning the caron accent.
I always thought "hacek" and "caron" to be interchangeable terms.
Actually, I previously only knew the term "hacek", and only when
becoming acquainted with typeface design, heard of "caron". Looking at
the Unicode3 character list, they only use "caron" but equate it with
If I look at the Unicode encoding vector from Fontographer however, I
find the following PostScript character names:
Ccaron, Dcaron, Ecaron, Lcaron, Ncaron, Rcaron, Scaron, Tcaron, Zcaron,
DZhacek, Ahacek, Ihacek, Ohacek, Uhacek, Udieresishacek, Ghacek, Khacek,
Why is there a difference in naming those? Does this result in a
difference in design as well?
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