Generation ñ (enya)

Douglas G. Wilson douglas at NB.NET
Fri Oct 24 04:42:33 UTC 2008

> It seems I didn't go far enough, although I still

Well, sometimes it does, sometimes it doesn't. Using Alt-0241 to enter
the "ñ" (n-tilde), I'll try ...


~900,000 claimed hits


~900,000 claimed hits


~900,000 claimed hits


3 hits, all erroneous of course, but all superficially having the n-tilde.

Putting quotes on forces the "ñ" to be found ("n" not accepted); however
I don't think it will force "n" to be found to the exclusion of "ñ".

Let's try ...


~94,000,000 claimed hits


~94,000,000 claimed hits


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