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Ismini Test

This is a test page meant to show you how various characters will appear if you have the Greek font properly installed in your system. Ismini is a freeware font created by Nikos Goulandris for the Macintosh. It is also available for X Windows

Test characters

The following characters may or may not be displayed properly; you can check here whether your installed font deals well with them.
Digamma V
Capital Digamma *V
Lunate Sigma s
Capital Lunate Sigma S
Keraia «
'Lightning-bolt' koppa #1
Stigma #2
Koppa #3
Alternate Stigma #4
Sampi #5
Low keraia #22
Capital Upsilon diaeresis Ž
Capital Iota diaeresis 
Rho with smooth breathing w
Capital alpha with iota adscript Ai
Capital alpha with acute
Under-dot a?
Missing letter dot !


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This is how your browser renders the beginning of the Iliad in HTML 4: 1.1.1.

M¶nin Òeide ue PhlhÝŒdev |Axil¶oq (1)
o»lomªnhn, ô myr¼' |AxaioÁq Òlge' Ôuhke,
pollq d' ýfu¼moyq cyxq =AÝdi pro‚acen
ïrÃvn, a»toåq dâ ãlÃria te xe k´nessin
oývnoÁs¼ te púsi, Di¯q d' ¨tele¼eto boylü,  (5)
¨j oÈ dî t pr©ta diastüthn ¨r¼sante
|Atre‚dhq te Ònaj ½ndr©n kaç dÁoq |Axille´q.
   T¼q tŒr sfve ue©n Ôridi jynªhke mŒxesuai;
Lhto q kaç Di¯q yð¿q? Û gr basil¶Ý xolvueçq

Created: 2000-2-14
Last Modified: 2001-8-2