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New character entities

From: Chris Simon <c.simon@bangor.ac.uk>
Date: Thu, 23 Jul 1998 14:37:17 +0100 (GMT Daylight Time)
To: www-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <SIMEON.9807231417.C@is11.bangor.ac.uk>
In the Welsh language, "y" and "w" are vowels and can both 
take a circumflex accent.  Since Welsh *is* catered for by 
the LANG attributes ("cy" - "Cymraeg") it seems strange to 
be missing two characters from the HTML 4.0 spec.

I would love to see 4 new character entities:


Is this the right place for suggestions, if not can anyone 
tell me who I should be contacting?

Chris Simon,
Prifysgol Cymru Bangor - University of Wales Bangor
01248 382417
Received on Thursday, 23 July 1998 09:38:28 UTC

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