The native name of Tai Viet script and language(s)

r12a via Unicode unicode at
Thu Sep 12 08:34:11 CDT 2019

On 27/08/2019 07:33, Eli Zaretskii via Unicode wrote:
> Yes, it's an old and outdated text (Emacs is around since 1985, and
> supports multilingual text editing since 1997).  Easy to fix, and I
> will fix it, but my main difficulty is with the text that uses the
> script itself, which is why I asked here.  I couldn't find
> copy/paste-able text for that anywhere on the Internet.

For a list of languages for which Tai Viet script is used, see

For some copy-pastable text you could try the Tai Dam version of the 
Universal Declaration of Human Rights at

For an introduction to the script and the characters used for Tai Dam, 
you may find this useful

If you want to try typing some Tai Viet text, try


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