Re: How Many Scripts?

From: John Cowan (
Date: Tue Nov 10 1998 - 09:58:59 EST

Murray Sargent wrote:

> Many languages use Braille. As such it's more of an encoding than a script.

Many languages use Latin, or Cyrillic, or Arabic, sometimes in
wildly conflicting ways (especially Latin, where there is hardly
a letter that doesn't have more than one use worldwide).

John Cowan
	You tollerday donsk?  N.  You tolkatiff scowegian?  Nn.
	You spigotty anglease?  Nnn.  You phonio saxo?  Nnnn.
		Clear all so!  'Tis a Jute.... (Finnegans Wake 16.5)

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