Re: CHAT: Maltese orthography (was Re: CHAT: The EU expands [...])
|From:||Steg Belsky <draqonfayir@...>|
|Date:||Tuesday, May 4, 2004, 16:39|
On May 4, 2004, at 12:17 AM, Danny Wier wrote:
Sorry, by "double-barred" i meant that the *capital* |H| has two bars
instead of one. Of course it's only one extra bar, added to both |H|
"jealousy, selfishness, and being a self-hating human
can cause early death."
~ [4ibbi: j@hoSua3] (rough translation)
> From: "Steg Belsky" <draqonfayir@...>
>>> "Maltese writing is essentialy latin with some dots on top"
>>> (Don't quote me on that one ;-)
>> Cool, i love how they spell |ayn| with |G|+|double-barred-H|!
> It's a single-barred h; maybe the blur in the gif confused you (if
> not going to use clean antialiasing, don't use it at all!). And I
> don't like
> it myself. It's the only digraph in the language, and it has no
> sound; it's a vowel modifier. Why not just put a circumflex on the
> like Tamazight does?