[tex-hyphen] German hyphenation of "Methode"

Arthur Reutenauer arthur.reutenauer at normalesup.org
Thu Mar 26 00:32:34 CET 2015

	Hello Pablo,

> Since hyphenation in German is syllabic (the same word seems to say it:
> »Silbentrennung«), shouldn’t it be hyphenathed as "Me-tho-de"?

  That's not what I observe, using the patterns in TeX Live 2014.  The
word is correctly hyphenated Me-tho-de.  Could you somehow have
something that set \lefthyphenmin and \righthyphenmin to 3 in your
document?  Or is the word by any chance the first in its paragraph?



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