Accented ij ligatures (was: Unicode Public Review Issues update)

From: Pim Blokland (
Date: Mon Jun 30 2003 - 07:58:14 EDT

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    Philippe Verdy schreef:

    > Interesting issue for the Latin Small "ij" Ligature (U+0133):
    > Normally the Soft_Dotted issupposed to make disappear one dot when
    > there's and additional diacritic above, but many applications may
    > keep these two dots above, fitting the diacritic in the middle.
    > This proposal would mean that this become illegal, and it promote
    > use of an additional intermediate dot-above diacritic if the dot
    > be kept.

    I don't know of any instances where a ij digraph would keep the dots
    AND get additional accent marks, nor of any where the ij would
    appear with a dotless i and dotless j and a single dot above,
    centered between them. Can you give examples?

    Pim Blokland

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