Unicode Fonts for Ancient Scripts


v.9.17, 07/2017  Latin, Greek, Cyrillic, Coptic, Phonetic and Symbol blocks of The Unicode Standard


v.9.17, 07/2017  Icons for blocks of The Unicode Standard


v.1.23, 07/2017  A data-font of 7440 Egyptian Hieroglyphs

the font

               Abydos Regular and Bold


               Abydos glyphs in juxtaposition with Glyph for Windows 2.0 images; source




Resources used for this site


samples of fonts in this site




v.9.17, 02/2017  Scripts and symbols of the Aegean world: documentation

the fonts

               Aegean, Cretan Hieroglyphs and Cypro-Minoan


               Cretan Hieroglyphs: repertoire, sign variants and tables with source files

CM Corpus

               A digital corpus of Cypro-Minoan Inscriptions with source files

Linear A-B

               Linear A and B signs in juxtaposition

LA Corpus

               A digital corpus of Linear A Inscriptions with source files


               Local letter forms of Ancient Greek and Old Italic alphabets with source files






v.7.17  Aroania, Anaktoria, Alexander, Avdira and Asea; documentation


v.6.17  Egyptian Hieroglyphs, Coptic, Meroitic


v.7.17  Sumero-Akkadian, Early Dynastic and Neo-Assyrian cuneiform


v.5.17  Anatolian Hieroglyphs


v.4.17  Maya Hieroglyphs


v.3.17  Musical Notation


v.5.17  Coptic, Gothic, Deseret




In lieu of a licence; fonts and documents in this site are free for any use; George Douros



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