Glyphs, graphemes or symbols? ISWA terminology

maria galea signwriting.maria at GMAIL.COM
Thu Jun 20 03:48:27 UTC 2013

Thank you Erika and Steve, for further clarifications.
Warm regards,

On 19 June 2013 16:48, Stephen E Slevinski Jr <slevin at> wrote:

> On 6/19/13 6:46 AM, maria galea wrote:
>> Yes - this is the problem the terms are used differently in different
>> areas - Maybe Steve Slevinski could tell us what they use in the area of
>> unicode...
>>  I believe for Unicode, glyph is primarily used as a technical term used
> for the individual graphics in a font file.
> It is an interesting problem because different groups use terms
> differently.
> Regards,
> -Steve
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