A Guide to Using Myanmar Unicode

Padauk Font

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Reverse Pause Play Glyph

Padauk is a Myanmar Unicode 5.1 font with Graphite and OpenType tables for smart rendering. This Canvas demo just shows the raw glyphs, you need a rendering engine to select the correct glyphs. Download from SIL

The glyphs in this font are being drawn using the Canvas browser element (it uses VML in IE). The data was generated from the Padauk font using grsvg. The Myanmar detection javascript uses this technique in combination with precompiled glyph positions for Myanmar syllables to give the correct display on web pages even if the user's computer doesn't have the fonts installed.

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