Re: Why blackletter letters?

From: Michael Everson <>
Date: Tue, 10 Sep 2013 20:09:50 +0100

On 10 Sep 2013, at 20:04, Asmus Freytag <> wrote:

> The proper thing would be to deprecate these accidental duplications forthwith.

Nonsense. And blackletter isn't identical to Fraktur.

The proper thing to do is to use the new letters for the linguistic functions for which they were encoded, and to leave the math letters alone for the mathematicians and their complicated fonts.

Michael Everson *
Received on Tue Sep 10 2013 - 14:11:52 CDT

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