Re: Ie abbreviation character

From: Lars Marius Garshol (
Date: Tue Apr 30 2002 - 05:04:48 EDT

* Lars Marius Garshol
| I've been looking for the the character used in Norwegian (and
| possibly elsewhere) as an abbreviation for "that is to say", "in other
| words", "i.e.". It looks like a reversed lower-case "c" followed by a
| colon.

* Otto Stolz
| You mean “ɔ:”?

That is: U+0254 U+003A. (Open o, or turned c, followed by colon.)

Kind of, but it's a single character. I take it this means that it's
not encoded in Unicode?

Does anyone know of an international name for this character, or any
use of it outside Norway?

Lars Marius Garshol, Ontopian         <URL: >
ISO SC34/WG3, OASIS GeoLang TC        <URL: >

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