Documents


These documents contain detailed histories of writing systems, descriptions of orthographies, examples of usage, and encoding models, and implementation details. All of my contributions are based upon original research that I have performed in archives, in the field, and through native user collaboration. In several cases, my document may be the only English language resource for a given script or character.


Arabic

Balti ‘B’

Bengali

Bhaiksuki

Bhujinmol

Bima (Mbojo)

Buginese

Buginese Extensions

Common Indic Number Forms

Coorgi-Cox Alphabet

Coptic Epact Numbers

Devanagari

Dhimal / Dham

Dhives Akuru

Diwani Siyaq Numbers

Dogra

Ende (Lota Ende)

Elymaic

Eskaya

Gangga Malayu

Garay (Wolof)

Gujarati

Gunjala Gondi

Hanifi Rohingya

Indic Siyaq Numbers (Raqm)

Jenticha (Koinch Brehs)

Kaithi

Kamatpuri

Kawi

Kerinci

Khambu Rai

Khatt-i Baburi

Khema (Tamu Khema Phri) / Gurung

Khojki

Khudawadi

Khwarezmian

Kirat Rai

Kulitan (Sulat Kapampangan)

Latin

Lampung

Landa

Limbu

Magar Akkha

Mahajani

Makasar (Ukiri jangang-jangang, Makassarese Bird Script)

Masaram Gondi

Modi

Mongolian scripts

Miscellaneous Symbols and Pictographs

Multani

Nandinagari

Newa (Newar, Prachalit Nepal Lipi)

Old Sogdian

Oriya

Ottoman Siyaq Numbers

Pau Cin Hau Alphabet

Pau Cin Hau Syllabary

Persian Siyaq Numbers

Pungchen

Pyu

Ranjana / Lantsa

Rohingya

  • See “Hanifi Rohingya”

Sharada

Siddham

Siyaq Numbers

Sogdian

Soyombo

Sumbawa (Satera Jontal)

Supplementary Multilingual Plane

Syriac

Takri

Tani Lipi

Tikamuli (Sunuwar)

Tirhuta (Mithilakshar, Maithili)

Tolong Siki

Unicode Character Database

Vatteluttu

Vedic Extensions

Vexillology Symbols

Zanabazar Square

Zou (Zolai)