Biblical variant of 'il' keyboard layout

Drew Parsons dparsons at
Sun Nov 12 22:54:36 PST 2006

On Mon, 2006-11-13 at 05:49 +0100, Sebastian J. Bronner wrote:
> Hi folks,
> studying theology and using Linux is proving to be a road filled with
> challenges.  I have created a (complete) variant for the il-layout which
> includes all characters needed to type Old-Testament Hebrew.  The
> variant was designed by Tiro (the same people who designed the SBL
> Hebrew font) and I took that specification and entered it into a symbols
> file.

Just out of interest (and for something who never managed to get past
'gimel'), what are the differences between this layout and a modern
Hebrew il layout?


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