Majuscules and minuscules

Joel S. Berson Berson at ATT.NET
Tue Nov 17 21:47:12 UTC 2009

In Latin-based scripts and a few others, majuscules are used to
indicate proper nouns (people, places, organizations, etc.)

Are there any scripts where a different technique is used to
distinguish proper from common nouns?  A kind of diacritical
marking?  An additional word or particle?  Etc.


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