Standaridized variation sequences for the Desert alphabet?

James Kass jameskasskrv at
Tue Mar 21 18:17:11 CDT 2017

An interesting article.  The "Encodings" section illustrates the
differences between the older and newer forms of the two letters.

Doug Ewell wrote,

> A Deseret font could easily, and conformantly, be
> constructed with whatever set of glyphs the designer
> wishes to show, just as it could for a Latin-script
> font.

If the user community needs to preserve the distinction in plain-text,
then variation selection is the right approach.

Best regards,

James Kass

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