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Win Greek 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. WinGreek is a system for using Greek and Hebrew fonts in Windows. It is comprised of a set of fonts and some utilities. It is distributed as shareware.

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 #
Capital Digamma #
Lunate Sigma s
Capital Lunate Sigma S
Keraia /
'Lightning-bolt' Koppa %
Stigma $
Koppa %
Alternate Stigma &
Sampi "
Low keraia ÿ
Capital Upsilon diaeresis U
Capital Iota diaeresis I
Rho with smooth breathing ¸
Capital alpha with iota adscript Ai
Capital alpha with acute A/
Under-dot a?
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
MÁnin ¥eide qe¦ PhlhŽ£dew 'AcilÁoj (1)
oÙlomšnhn, À mur…' 'Acaio‹j ¥lge' œqhke,
poll¦j d' „fq…mouj yuc¦j ”AŽdi pro?ayen
¹rèwn, aÙtoÝj d? ˜lèria teàce kÚnessin
o„wno‹s… te p©si, DiÕj d' ™tele…eto boul»,  (5)
™x oá d¾ t¦ prîta diast»thn ™r…sante
'Atredhj te ¥nax ¢ndrîn kaˆ d‹oj 'AcilleÚj.
   T…j t£r sfwe qeîn œridi xunšhke m£cesqai;
Lhtoàj kaˆ DiÕj uƒÒj: Ö g¦r basilÁŽ colwqeˆj

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
MÁnin ¥eide qe¦ PhlhŽ£dew 'AcilÁoj (1)
oÙlomšnhn, À mur…' 'Acaio‹j ¥lge' œqhke,
poll¦j d' „fq…mouj yuc¦j ”AŽdi proayen
¹rèwn, aÙtoÝj d ˜lèria teàce kÚnessin
o„wno‹s… te p©si, DiÕj d' ™tele…eto boul»,  (5)
™x oá d¾ t¦ prîta diast»thn ™r…sante
'Atredhj te ¥nax ¢ndrîn kaˆ d‹oj 'AcilleÚj.
   T…j t£r sfwe qeîn œridi xunšhke m£cesqai;
Lhtoàj kaˆ DiÕj uƒÒj: Ö g¦r basilÁŽ colwqeˆj

Created: 2000-2-14
Last Modified: 2009-11/29