Re: preparing a PUA specification (for historical Polish text)

From: Kent Karlsson (kent.karlsson14@comhem.se)
Date: Mon Apr 12 2010 - 03:00:15 CDT

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    Den 2010-04-12 09.30, skrev "Andr Szabolcs Szelp" <a.sz.szelp@gmail.com>:

    > BTW, I think your combining "small EZH as combining character" can be
    > considered a variant of the COMBINING CEDILLE, or to be more exact, it
    > _is_ a CEDILLE, and the orthography specifies it's placement for D, D
    > WITH ACUTE and R (slightly more to the right than to the center),
    > which does not even conflict as (an actual)* cedille is note employed
    > for these letters otherwise; the CEDILLE itself is a little Z
    > (zed-ille 'little Zed'), which was commonly written in the ezh form
    > historically.

    I agree.

    > * what is called "R WITH CEDILLE" in Unicode is actually an "R WITH
    > COMMA BELOW", as is the case with the other Lithuanian G WITH CEDILLE,
    > L WITH CEDILLE, K WITH CEDILLE. It just has not been insisted on, as
    > with Romanian, to separate the two distinct concepts of cedille and
    > comma below.

    However, the canonical decomposition of them involve U+0327, COMBINING
    CEDILLA:
    00C7;LATIN CAPITAL LETTER C WITH CEDILLA;Lu;0;L;0043 0327;;;;N;LATIN CAPITAL
    LETTER C CEDILLA;;;00E7;
    00E7;LATIN SMALL LETTER C WITH CEDILLA;Ll;0;L;0063 0327;;;;N;LATIN SMALL
    LETTER C CEDILLA;;00C7;;00C7
    0122;LATIN CAPITAL LETTER G WITH CEDILLA;Lu;0;L;0047 0327;;;;N;LATIN CAPITAL
    LETTER G CEDILLA;;;0123;
    0123;LATIN SMALL LETTER G WITH CEDILLA;Ll;0;L;0067 0327;;;;N;LATIN SMALL
    LETTER G CEDILLA;;0122;;0122
    0136;LATIN CAPITAL LETTER K WITH CEDILLA;Lu;0;L;004B 0327;;;;N;LATIN CAPITAL
    LETTER K CEDILLA;;;0137;
    0137;LATIN SMALL LETTER K WITH CEDILLA;Ll;0;L;006B 0327;;;;N;LATIN SMALL
    LETTER K CEDILLA;;0136;;0136
    013B;LATIN CAPITAL LETTER L WITH CEDILLA;Lu;0;L;004C 0327;;;;N;LATIN CAPITAL
    LETTER L CEDILLA;;;013C;
    013C;LATIN SMALL LETTER L WITH CEDILLA;Ll;0;L;006C 0327;;;;N;LATIN SMALL
    LETTER L CEDILLA;;013B;;013B
    0145;LATIN CAPITAL LETTER N WITH CEDILLA;Lu;0;L;004E 0327;;;;N;LATIN CAPITAL
    LETTER N CEDILLA;;;0146;
    0146;LATIN SMALL LETTER N WITH CEDILLA;Ll;0;L;006E 0327;;;;N;LATIN SMALL
    LETTER N CEDILLA;;0145;;0145
    0156;LATIN CAPITAL LETTER R WITH CEDILLA;Lu;0;L;0052 0327;;;;N;LATIN CAPITAL
    LETTER R CEDILLA;;;0157;
    0157;LATIN SMALL LETTER R WITH CEDILLA;Ll;0;L;0072 0327;;;;N;LATIN SMALL
    LETTER R CEDILLA;;0156;;0156
    015E;LATIN CAPITAL LETTER S WITH CEDILLA;Lu;0;L;0053 0327;;;;N;LATIN CAPITAL
    LETTER S CEDILLA;;;015F;
    015F;LATIN SMALL LETTER S WITH CEDILLA;Ll;0;L;0073 0327;;;;N;LATIN SMALL
    LETTER S CEDILLA;;015E;;015E
    0162;LATIN CAPITAL LETTER T WITH CEDILLA;Lu;0;L;0054 0327;;;;N;LATIN CAPITAL
    LETTER T CEDILLA;;;0163;
    0163;LATIN SMALL LETTER T WITH CEDILLA;Ll;0;L;0074 0327;;;;N;LATIN SMALL
    LETTER T CEDILLA;;0162;;0162
    0228;LATIN CAPITAL LETTER E WITH CEDILLA;Lu;0;L;0045 0327;;;;N;;;;0229;
    0229;LATIN SMALL LETTER E WITH CEDILLA;Ll;0;L;0065 0327;;;;N;;;0228;;0228
    1E08;LATIN CAPITAL LETTER C WITH CEDILLA AND ACUTE;Lu;0;L;00C7
    0301;;;;N;;;;1E09;
    1E09;LATIN SMALL LETTER C WITH CEDILLA AND ACUTE;Ll;0;L;00E7
    0301;;;;N;;;1E08;;1E08
    1E10;LATIN CAPITAL LETTER D WITH CEDILLA;Lu;0;L;0044 0327;;;;N;;;;1E11;
    1E11;LATIN SMALL LETTER D WITH CEDILLA;Ll;0;L;0064 0327;;;;N;;;1E10;;1E10
    1E1C;LATIN CAPITAL LETTER E WITH CEDILLA AND BREVE;Lu;0;L;0228
    0306;;;;N;;;;1E1D;
    1E1D;LATIN SMALL LETTER E WITH CEDILLA AND BREVE;Ll;0;L;0229
    0306;;;;N;;;1E1C;;1E1C
    1E28;LATIN CAPITAL LETTER H WITH CEDILLA;Lu;0;L;0048 0327;;;;N;;;;1E29;
    1E29;LATIN SMALL LETTER H WITH CEDILLA;Ll;0;L;0068 0327;;;;N;;;1E28;;1E28

    Interpreting *some* of them as if they instead had a canonical decomposition
    involving
    U+0326, COMBINING COMMA BELOW, seems less than ideal...

        /kent k



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