[XeTeX] ``Peace on Earth'' again

Yves Codet ycodet at club-internet.fr
Fri Oct 13 19:26:29 CEST 2006

Le 12 oct. 06 à 16:32, William Adams a écrit :

If you want to add a Sanskrit version (after all it's still spoken),  
here is one:

श्च प्रीतिपात्राणि  
मानवाः ।

I took it from a translation of the New Testament published in  
Calcutta in 1910. The tiltle page says the translation is the work of  
several English and Bengali scholars, but it doesn't mention their  

> Unfortunately, Zapfino doesn't support languages beyond those using
> the Latin alphabet, so, I'm thinking I'm going to try to use a _lot_
> of different fonts, choosing one in harmony w/ each language --- it's
> probably going to be cluttered and busy, but I'm hoping w/ colours
> it'll look bright, colourful, festive and decorative.

Of course; I meant Latin script. But there must be ornate fonts for  
other scripts as well. For Sanskrit, the prettiest font I know of is  
"Devanagari MT", but maybe other members of this list will have  
another one to suggest.



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