RE: Digraphs as Distinct Logical Units

From: Michael Everson (
Date: Thu Aug 08 2002 - 03:13:51 EDT

At 15:22 -0400 2002-08-07, James E. Agenbroad wrote:

>I'm not sure where this discussion is going but isn't there a proposal to
>assign a single code to the Arabic invocational phrase which translates
>into English as "In the name of God, the merciful, the compassionate"? I
>will not attempt to count either the number of letters in the Arabic
>original or the number of combining characters.

Yes, the Bismillah is under ballot. However it will have no decomposition.

Michael Everson *** Everson Typography ***

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