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RE: U+1885-Baluda and U+1886-TripleBaluda

From: Greg Eck <greck@postone.net>
Date: Thu, 6 Aug 2015 16:12:48 +0000
To: Andrew West <andrewcwest@gmail.com>
CC: "public-i18n-mongolian@w3.org" <public-i18n-mongolian@w3.org>
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Thanks Andrew.
I notice the 1880-Anusvara and the 1881 Visarga also.
Your library is a treasure trove I need to spend some time in again.
Greg


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From: Andrew West [mailto:andrewcwest@gmail.com] 
Sent: Wednesday, August 5, 2015 11:58 PM
To: Greg Eck <greck@postone.net>
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Subject: U+1885-Baluda and U+1886-TripleBaluda

On 1 August 2015 at 14:48, Greg Eck <greck@postone.net> wrote:
>
> I am attaching a file from some of professor Quejingzhabu's notes dealing with the U+1885-Baluda and the U+1886-TripleBaluda.
> The instruction from the professor is to attach the baluda glyphs to the right side (vertical) of the top of the word.
> The image is admittedly to be interpreted, but it is all that I have - I have never seen an original source image.
> I don't know of any font that has successfully implemented the baluda as the professor describes it's shaping behavior.
> As I see it, we implement either baluda as a diacritic on the right side of the stem just as the U+18A9-Dagalga is attached on the left.
> Comments are welcome.

Hi Greg,

There are some examples of Baluda and Triple Baluda usage here:

<http://www.babelstone.co.uk/Mongolian/TWYT_130.jpg>

The contents for these pages are listed here:

<http://www.babelstone.co.uk/Mongolian/Resources.html>

Andrew
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