Gemma™: Character Set

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Gemma contains a Super-Duper-Extended® Latin character set, as well as Cyrillic and Greek scripts. All together you can easily typeset over a hundred languages!

Aside from the regular upper and lowercase letters, there are small cap versions of all, numerous sets of numbers (16 sets of figures), arrows, symbols, dingbats… all sorts of other sorts. See Gemma’s OpenType features page for more info.


Futurama Alienese:

And since the Earth isn’t the center of the universe, we are also taking giant leaps to improve galactic international relations between humans and aliens. Other type foundries have aligned themselves with the blood-thirsty Klingons, we are reaching out to beings from Futurama. The ‘Alienese’, or ‘alien alphabet #1’ as some refer to it, is included in all 15 weights and widths giving you unprecedented flexibility to typeset beautiful alien books, magazines, annual reports, and websites.



Language Support

Gemma's vast character set that is capable of typesetting over 100 languages. There are three complete alphabets in each weight (upper case, lower case, small caps) and all contain full linguistic support for the supported languages.


Afar, Afrikaans, Albanian, Arbëresh, Aromanian, Asturian, Basque, Bosnian [latin], Breton, Bulgarian, Catalan, Chamorro, Cornish, Corsican, Crimean Tatar [latin], Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Esperanto, Estonian, Faroese, Filipino, Finnish, French, Frisian, Friulian, Gaelic [manx, scots], Gagauz, Galician, German, Greek, Greenlandic, Hawaiian, Hungarian, Icelandic, Indonesian, Interlingua, Irish, Italian, Karakalpak, Karelian, Kashubian, Kurdish [latin], Ladin, Lakota, Latin, Latvian, Leonese, Lithuanian, Luxembourghish, Malay, Maltese, Māori, Mohawk, Moldovan [latin], Montenegrin, Norwegian [bokmål], Norwegian [nynorsk], Pan-European, Polish, Portugese, Romanian, Romansh, Romani, Russian, Sami [northern, southern, inari, lule], Sardinian, Serbian [latin + cyrillic], Sicilian, Slovak, Slovenian, Sorbian, Spanish, Swahili, Swedish, Tetum, Tongan, Turkish, Turkmen [latin], Ukrainian, Uzbek [latin], Volapük, Võro, Walloon, Welsh, Wolof, Xhosa.






Gemma's Character Set (1578 glyphs)

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Gemma's Character Set