[OT] Re: Spam : Re: ISO 10646 compliance and EU law

From: Michael Everson (everson@evertype.com)
Date: Fri Dec 31 2004 - 16:45:19 CST

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    At 14:27 -0800 2004-12-31, Doug Ewell wrote:
    >I assume that variations on the subdivision "cent," such as "centime" and
    >"lepta," were not deemed to suffer from the same potential for

    Centime is not "official" anywhere. "Lepto" and "sentti" are
    official, as is the Spanish/French/Portuguese plural "euros", which
    just goes to show how STUPID this cock-up has been.

    You'd think it was funny, except for the constant broadcasting of the
    s-less plurals by the Irish media.

    Michael Everson * * Everson Typography *  * http://www.evertype.com

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