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sil-abyssinica-fonts


Smart Unicode Font for the Ethiopic Script (Amharic)


System/X11/Fonts

The Ethiopic script is used for writing many of the languages of Ethiopia and Eritrea. Ethiopic (U+1200..U+137F) was added to Unicode 3.0. Ethiopic Supplement (U+1380..U+139F) and Ethiopic Extended (U+2D80..U+2DDF) were added to Unicode 4.1. Abyssinica SIL supports all Ethiopic characters which are in Unicode including the Unicode 4.1 extensions. Some languages of Ethiopia are not yet able to be fully represented in Unicode and, where necessary, we have included non-Unicode characters in the Private Use Area (see Private-use (PUA) characters supported by Abyssinica SIL).

Abyssinica SIL is based on Ethiopic calligraphic traditions. This release is a regular typeface, with no bold or italic version available or planned.


License: OFL-1.1
URL: http://scripts.sil.org/cms/scripts/page.php?site_id=nrsi&item_id=AbyssinicaSIL

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Package Version Update ID Released Package Hub Version Platforms Subpackages
1.0-bp150.2.4 info GA Release 2018-07-30 15
  • AArch64
  • ppc64le
  • s390x
  • x86-64
  • sil-abyssinica-fonts
1.0-bp151.3.2 info GA Release 2019-07-17 15 SP1
  • AArch64
  • ppc64le
  • s390x
  • x86-64
  • sil-abyssinica-fonts
1.0-bp152.3.13 info GA Release 2020-04-16 15 SP2
  • AArch64
  • ppc64le
  • s390x
  • x86-64
  • sil-abyssinica-fonts
1.0-bp153.1.12 info GA Release 2021-03-06 15 SP3
  • AArch64
  • ppc64le
  • s390x
  • x86-64
  • sil-abyssinica-fonts