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Re: News of AFII: international standard registry of glyphs and their identifiers
Thierry Bouche wrote --
> » (3) The glyph names in that list cover all of the 2200 odd fonts in the
> » Adobe Type Library (AFIK), so they correspond at least to some
> » commonly used ones...
> no! that's the fun, many many current glyphs are missing (special
> all the ampersand of Poetica...)
Do they have names???
I did a rough census of Unicode and found some trvia.
There are approx 1000 glyphie thingies in each of the following 3
-- latin-, cyriilic- and greek-based alphabets;
-- other non-ideographic scripts;
-- glyphs used in conjunction with ideographs but not ideographs.