Re: Spiral symbol

From: Asmus Freytag <>
Date: Mon, 21 Jan 2013 17:04:31 -0800

On 1/21/2013 4:11 PM, Andrés Sanhueza wrote:
> Hello.
> I have wondered if it may be a good idea to make a proposal to an
> "spiral" character, basically because I believe is the only mayor
> symbol recurrently used for represent "swearing" in comics that's
> missing from Unicode.

If it should come to a proposal, I can help out with one or two
citations of the use of this symbol for that purpose in contexts that
are not that different from other lettering in the same sources. Not
more than emoji are from regular words.


> Most of the time it is replaced with the more common at (@), but still
> an actual one may be good. Not sure yet if there's enough
> documentation. Some Emoji representations displays the CYCLONE
> character (U+1F300) as one, yet I don't think that fits as a better
> replacement.
> Andrés Sanhueza
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