Italics get used to express important semantic meaning, so unicode should support them

abrahamgross at abrahamgross at
Wed Dec 16 12:58:51 CST 2020

Whoop, That makes sense

Dec 16, 2020 1:56:29 PM Frédéric Grosshans via Unicode <unicode at>:

> And then, speaker of German languages will ask the encoding of italic ß, Icelandic speakers, ð and þ, French speakers, œ and ç, etc. Because special casing English is quite the opposite of the purpose of Unicode...
> Frédéric
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