[XeTeX] japanese fonts

Pander pander at users.sourceforge.net
Fri Jul 17 11:10:02 CEST 2009

Try this:

{\fontspec{Sazanami Gothic}合気道}

and you can try the Sazanami Mincho as well

on linux:

dpkg -l|grep -i saza
ii  ttf-sazanami-gothic                        20040629-2ubuntu2
                 Sazanami Gothic Japanese TrueType font
ii  ttf-sazanami-mincho                        20040629-2ubuntu2
                 Sazanami Mincho Japanese TrueType font

François Patte wrote:
> Bonjour,
> I want to know where I can find Japanese otf/ttf fonts to use with
> xetex: I want something "simple (?)" because I am not a Japanese
> specialist and I just want to write a few words in Japanase for a
> presentation I have to do in Kyoto University.
> I tried to google but all seemed to me a jungle (of course, I know
> almost nothing in Japanese).
> Thank you.

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