Re: Eyelash Repha

From: Abdul Malik (
Date: Fri May 19 2000 - 14:34:57 EDT

James E. Agenbroad wrote:
> Friday, May 19, 2000
>Based on Helter Lambert's 'Introduction ot Devanagari' I think the
>'eyelash Ra' only occurs before Ha and Ya. she says mainly with Marathi,
>but Nepali which she doesn't cover is also possible.

Some people say that 'i' comes before 'e' except after 'c'.
But as you know this rule is not much help with Unicode

You have got a point of course, an implementation could only form eyelashRa
when proceeded by Ha or Ya, but wouldn't this go against the Unicode rules?

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