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Which Greek font for Classical Greek (sorry about English posting)
Thread poster: DavidHardy
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Oct 16, 2006

I am teaching a CAT tool to a group one of whom wishes to translate from Classical Greek. I went to install another language in Microsoft XP and found there were different Greek / Greek Latin fonts to choose from. Which should I install from Windows or......??
Thank you in advance for your help, excuse the English, but it is to help Greek translating!

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Nick Lingris  Identity Verified
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Palatino Linotype Nov 9, 2006

Use Palatino Linotype, which comes with Windows and contains all the necessary (accented etc.) characters for classical Greek.

May I also suggest this site: http://www.lexilogos.com/clavier/ellenike.htm
for typing short pieces of text in case you don't have the necessary keyboard utility for the accents.


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DavidHardy
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Thank you Nov 17, 2006

[quote]Nick Lingris wrote:

Use Palatino Linotype, .....

May I also suggest this site: http://www.lexilogos.com/clavier/ellenike.htm
.....

Nick, thank you very much for your time and trouble and for the useful information.
David Hardisty


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esperantisto  Identity Verified
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DejaVu fonts Dec 6, 2006

seem to have good Greek (both modern and ancient) coverage:
http://sourceforge.net/projects/dejavu


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