From: Michael Everson (email@example.com)
Date: Thu Oct 23 2003 - 13:25:00 CST
This is extremely interesting (especially that
KU) and I will look into it when I get home from
the States in early November.
At 18:14 +0100 2003-10-22, Anto'nio Martins-Tuva'lkin wrote:
>I was asked (or rather challenged) to transcribe into a web page the
>writings on the emblem of the Abkhazian ASSR approved in 1925.04.01,
>which were set using the 1909-1926 orthography.
>I put it at < http://www.tuvalkin.web.pt/unicode/su-geab.jpg > and
>started working on it. Minutes later I ened up with a number of question
>marks, which I'd like to have your input about:
>(around the rim:)
>(inside the disc:) С С Р Аҧсн?
>My doubts refer to:
>- Reversed sigma -- is it a variant of U+01B7 : LATIN CAPITAL LETTER
>- Something that looks like a latin "V" -- later replaced by U+042B as
> suggested at <http://www.flagspot.net/flags/su-geab.html#1923> and
> <http://www.flagspot.net/flags/su-geab.html#1928>? How should it be
I have to look into this.
>- Resversed "P" -- cyrillic "Q"? How should it be encoded?
With the as-yet unencoded CYRILLIC LETTER KU.
>- I feel tempted to put a <GJ> between the apostrophe and the "A" in the
> first word... Regular letter-apostrophe or diacritical (comma above
>The original image at < http://soviet.lovehinaplus.com/CGEORGIA.HTM >
>and more info at < http://coffeenews.narod.ru/News/Simbol/IM_001.html >.
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