Characters for Cakchiquel

From: David Starner (
Date: Thu Mar 27 2003 - 01:54:18 EST

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    I've found these characters in a book called "The Annals of the
    Cakchiquels", by Daniel G. Brinton. They have a little history, as noted
    by the tag in the picture. The tz is for a tz sound, and is probably
    just a glyph variant of that character. The 4 is called a cuatrillo, the
    reversed three is called the tresillo, and the 4 with a comma is
    cuatrillo con coma. Are these still in use anywhere? Are they
    appropriate suspects for Unicode?

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