Zinh - Code for inherited script

Randy Presuhn randy_presuhn at mindspring.com
Thu Feb 26 04:29:48 CET 2009

Hi -

> From: "John Cowan" <cowan at ccil.org>
> To: "Randy Presuhn" <randy_presuhn at mindspring.com>
> Cc: <ietf-languages at iana.org>
> Sent: Wednesday, February 25, 2009 7:24 PM
> Subject: Re: Zinh - Code for inherited script
> It's a dummy script used to label Unicode combining marks, which "inherit"
> their script property from the base character they are combined with.
> For example, COMBINING ACUTE has a script property of Zinh: when it
> follows an Latin A, its effective script is Latn, but when it follows
> a Cyrillic A, its effective script is Cyrl.

Thanks for the clear explanation.

> It's useless for tagging documents.

I propose we add a comment saying just that.


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