SPIonic 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. SPIonic is a public domain Greek font for Windows and Macintosh created by Jimmy Adair, consisting only of ASCII characters and based on Beta Code --- thereby forestalling problems with proprietary font encodings. [Download Mac] [Download PC]

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 DigammaV
Lunate Sigmas
Capital Lunate SigmaS
Keraia &
'Lightning-bolt' koppaJ
Stigmav
KoppaJ
Alternate Stigmav
Sampi`
Low keraia#22
Capital Upsilon diaeresisU+
Capital Iota diaeresisI"
Rho with smooth breathingr)
Capital alpha with iota adscriptA|
Capital alpha with acuteA &
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
Mh~nin a1eide qea_ Phlhi"a&dew  0Axilh~oj (1)
ou)lome/nhn, h4 muri/'  0Axaioi=j a1lge' e1qhke,
polla_j d' i0fqi/mouj yuxa_j  1Ai"di proi5ayen
h(rw&wn, au)tou_j de\ e9lw&ria teu~xe ku&nessin
oi0wnoi=si/ te pa~si, Dio_j d' e0telei/eto
boulh&,  (5)
e0c ou{ dh_ ta_ prw~ta diasth&thn e0ri/sante
 0Atrei5dhj te a1nac a)ndrw~n kai\ di=oj  0Axilleu&j.
  Ti/j ta&r sfwe qew~n e1ridi cune/hke ma&xesqai;
Lhtou~j kai\ Dio_j ui9o&j: o4
ga_r basilh~i" xolwqei\j

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
Mh~nin a1eide qea_ Phlhi"a&dew  0Axilh~oj (1)
ou)lome/nhn, h4 muri/'  0Axaioi=j a1lge' e1qhke,
polla_j d' i0fqi/mouj yuxa_j  1Ai"di proi5ayen
h(rw&wn, au)tou_j de\ e9lw&ria teu~xe ku&nessin
oi0wnoi=si/ te pa~si, Dio_j d' e0telei/eto
boulh&,  (5)
e0c ou{ dh_ ta_ prw~ta diasth&thn e0ri/sante
 0Atrei5dhj te a1nac a)ndrw~n kai\ di=oj  0Axilleu&j.
  Ti/j ta&r sfwe qew~n e1ridi cune/hke ma&xesqai;
Lhtou~j kai\ Dio_j ui9o&j: o4
ga_r basilh~i" xolwqei\j


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