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Re: New cyriliic orthography for WT6b

From:John Cowan <jcowan@...>
Date:Wednesday, January 19, 2000, 17:33
Paul Bennett wrote:

> It's a Cyrillic orthography (possibly the second-most popular 'non-native' > conlang orthog?), but not a straightforward Russian one.
Latin is #1 far and away; whether Cyrillic or Arabic is next is a question. After that, probably Devanagari, far down the list.
> The orthography is inspired by the Abkhaz version of the Cyrillic alphabet, > rather than the standard Russian version, and there are a few other chars > poached from various other langs, as well as few diacritic- and digraph- > combinations of my own.
I suggest representing your Latin N~ with U+04A4/A5, CYRILLIC CAPITAL/SMALL LIGATURE EN GHE. -- Schlingt dreifach einen Kreis vom dies! || John Cowan <jcowan@...> Schliesst euer Aug vor heiliger Schau, || Denn er genoss vom Honig-Tau, || Und trank die Milch vom Paradies. -- Coleridge (tr. Politzer)