Æ kerns

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Ray Larabie's picture
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Æ kerns
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Are any of the following pairs unlikely to be used? I usually kern them but I don't know if they're likely to be needed.






Claus Eggers Sørensen's picture
Joined: 17 Jan 2007 - 5:49am
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You need to kern all of them, they are all very ordinary occurrences in Danish.

Frode Bo Helland's picture
Joined: 26 Feb 2007 - 1:03pm
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Norwegian, as well.

Jean-aptiste Levée's picture
Joined: 10 Aug 2006 - 5:00am
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Quite rare but not unseen in French, and really common in Latin.

Sindre Bremnes's picture
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... and Icelandic, Færoese and Old Norse. WÆ is not used in any living Germanic language, (though it was used in Anglo-Saxon and Old Danish), while YÆ is used in one single Norwegian (Bokmål) word, "høyætta" (alternative form "høyættet").