Alkalami

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Release 1.200

We are pleased to announce the release of the Alkalami (pronounced al-KA-la-mi) v1.200 font. This release includes the following changes for this version: Added many characters required for codepage 1252 and macRoman Deleted many Latin characters not required for codepage 1252 and macRoman Added Arabic script characters: U+063F, U+0751, U+08C3… Read More

Release 1.100

We are pleased to announce the release of the Alkalami (pronounced al-KA-la-mi) v1.100 font. The only change in this release is a change to the qaf-based characters: isolate now has tail; tail on final was flattened to match the isolate form. Known Issues The design of U+06A0 with ss05 turned… Read More

Release 1.000

We are pleased to announce the official release of the Alkalami (pronounced al-KA-la-mi) font. Alkǎlami is the local word for the Arabic “qalam”, a type of sharpened stick used for writing on wooden boards in the Kano region of Nigeria and in Niger, and what gives the style its distinct… Read More

New SIL Font News announcements list

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