SGreek 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. Silver Fonts [Download] are shareware fonts distributed by Silver Mountain Software for Windows. The best known font in this scheme is SGreek.

Test characters

The following characters may or may not be displayed properly; you can check here whether your installed font deals well with them.
DigammaV
Capital Digamma*V
Lunate Sigmaº
Capital Lunate Sigmaº
Keraia°
'Lightning-bolt' koppa±
Stigma²
Koppa³
Alternate Stigma´
Sampiµ
Low keraia#22
Capital Upsilon diaeresisU+
Capital Iota diaeresisI+
Rho with smooth breathing
Capital alpha with iota adscriptAi
Capital alpha with acute
Under-dota?
Missing letter dot ?

HTML 3 (MSIE 3, Netscape 1-4)

This text should have strikethrough.
This text should be underlined.

The beginning of the Iliad should look like this:

This is how your browser renders it in HTML 3:
1.1.1.
(1.) 

ILIADOS A
Mhnin aeide qea Phlhi+adew  Axilhoj (1)
oulomenhn, h muri'  Axaioij alge' eqhke,
pollaj d' ifqimouj yuxaj  Ai+di proi+ayen
hrwwn, autouj de elwria teuxe kunessin
oiwnoisi te pasi, Dioj d' eteleieto
boulh,  (5)
ec ou dh ta prwta diasththn erisante
 Atrei+dhj te anac andrwn kai dioj  Axilleuj.
  Tij tar sfwe qewn eridi cunehke maxesqai;
Lhtouj kai Dioj uioj: o
gar basilhi+ xolwqeij

HTML 4 & CCS (MSIE 4, 5, Opera, Netscape 6)

This text should have an overbar.
This text should have an underline.
This text should be expanded.
This text should be condensed.
This text should be in small caps.

This is how your browser renders the beginning of the Iliad in HTML 4:
1.1.1.
(1.) 

ILIADOS A
Mhnin aeide qea Phlhi+adew  Axilhoj (1)
oulomenhn, h muri'  Axaioij alge' eqhke,
pollaj d' ifqimouj yuxaj  Ai+di proi+ayen
hrwwn, autouj de elwria teuxe kunessin
oiwnoisi te pasi, Dioj d' eteleieto
boulh,  (5)
ec ou dh ta prwta diasththn erisante
 Atrei+dhj te anac andrwn kai dioj  Axilleuj.
  Tij tar sfwe qewn eridi cunehke maxesqai;
Lhtouj kai Dioj uioj: o
gar basilhi+ xolwqeij


Created: 2000-2-14
Last Modified: 2001-8-1
Maintained by tlg@uci.edu