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## [Adobe Latin 1](http://adobe-type-tools.github.io/adobe-latin-charsets/adobe-latin-1.html) (ISO-Adobe)
-AL-1 is the original character set from Type 1 fonts, including the later addition of the euro. It covers major Western European Latin languages (a.k.a. *Roman* languages) and some minor ones: [Afrikaans](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Afrikaans_language), [Basque](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Basque_language), [Breton](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Breton_language), [Catalan](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Catalan_language) (without the l-dot, added in #Adobe Latin 3), [Danish](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Danish_language), [Dutch](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dutch_language), [English](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/English_language), [Faroese](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Faroese_language), [Finnish](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Finnish_language), [French](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/French_language), [Gaelic](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scottish_Gaelic), [German](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/German_language), [Icelandic](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Icelandic_language), [Indonesian](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indonesian_language), [Irish](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Irish_language), [Italian](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Italian_language), [Javanese(Latin)](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Javanese_language), [Malay(Latin)](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Malay_language), [Norwegian](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Norwegian_language), [Portuguese](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Portuguese_language), [Sami(Southern)](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sami_languages), [Spanish](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spanish_language), [Swahili](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Swahili_language), [Swedish](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Swedish_language), and [Walloon](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Walloon_language).
+AL1 is the original character set from Type 1 fonts, including the later addition of the euro. It covers major Western European Latin languages (a.k.a. *Roman* languages) and some minor ones: [Afrikaans](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Afrikaans_language), [Basque](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Basque_language), [Breton](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Breton_language), [Catalan](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Catalan_language) (without the l-dot, added in #Adobe Latin 3), [Danish](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Danish_language), [Dutch](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dutch_language), [English](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/English_language), [Faroese](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Faroese_language), [Finnish](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Finnish_language), [French](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/French_language), [Gaelic](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scottish_Gaelic), [German](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/German_language), [Icelandic](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Icelandic_language), [Indonesian](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indonesian_language), [Irish](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Irish_language), [Italian](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Italian_language), [Javanese(Latin)](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Javanese_language), [Malay(Latin)](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Malay_language), [Norwegian](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Norwegian_language), [Portuguese](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Portuguese_language), [Sami(Southern)](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sami_languages), [Spanish](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spanish_language), [Swahili](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Swahili_language), [Swedish](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Swedish_language), and [Walloon](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Walloon_language).
*(Note that the term* Roman *is to be avoided! It has multiple independent and often conflicting meanings in typography: upright vs italic/oblique, single-byte Latin vs CE/other, or in the style of classical Roman lettering vs not.)*
## [Adobe Latin 2](http://adobe-type-tools.github.io/adobe-latin-charsets/adobe-latin-2.html) (Adobe Western 2)
-AL-2 is the most basic OpenType character set for Adobe fonts, the minimum for **Std** fonts with Western language support.
+AL2 is the most basic OpenType character set for Adobe fonts, the minimum for **Std** fonts with Western language support.
Language coverage is the same as Adobe Latin 1; the added characters are various symbols:
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## [Adobe Latin 3](http://adobe-type-tools.github.io/adobe-latin-charsets/adobe-latin-3.html) (Adobe CE)
-AL-3 is the union of the AL-2 character set and the Adobe CE character set, which includes major Latin-based Central European (CE) languages. AL-3 is the minimum character set for Western **Pro** fonts.
+AL3 is the union of the AL2 character set and the Adobe CE character set, which includes major Latin-based Central European (CE) languages. AL3 is the minimum character set for Western **Pro** fonts.
-AL-3 covers the same languages as AL-1/AL-2, plus [Croatian(Latin)](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Croatian_language), [Czech](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Czech_language), [Estonian](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Estonian_language), [Gagauz(Latin)](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gagauz_language), [Hungarian](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hungarian_language), [Kashubian](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kashubian_language), [Latvian](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Latvian_language), [Lithuanian](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lithuanian_language), [Moldovan(Latin)](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moldovan_language), [Polish](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Polish_language), [Romanian(Latin)](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Romanian_alphabet), [Sami(Northern, Inari, and Lule)](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sami_languages), [Serbian(Latin)](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Serbian_Latin_alphabet), [Silesian](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Silesian_language), [Sorbian](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sorbian_language), [Slovak](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Slovak_language), [Slovenian](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Slovenian_language) and [Turkish](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Turkish_alphabet).
+AL3 covers the same languages as AL1-2, plus [Croatian(Latin)](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Croatian_language), [Czech](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Czech_language), [Estonian](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Estonian_language), [Gagauz(Latin)](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gagauz_language), [Hungarian](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hungarian_language), [Kashubian](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kashubian_language), [Latvian](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Latvian_language), [Lithuanian](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lithuanian_language), [Moldovan(Latin)](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moldovan_language), [Polish](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Polish_language), [Romanian(Latin)](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Romanian_alphabet), [Sami(Northern, Inari, and Lule)](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sami_languages), [Serbian(Latin)](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Serbian_Latin_alphabet), [Silesian](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Silesian_language), [Sorbian](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sorbian_language), [Slovak](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Slovak_language), [Slovenian](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Slovenian_language) and [Turkish](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Turkish_alphabet).
*Note: Lithuanian retains the dot in a lowercase i when followed by accents (refer to [Unicode's Special Casing](http://www.unicode.org/Public/UNIDATA/SpecialCasing.txt)).*
## [Adobe Latin 4](http://adobe-type-tools.github.io/adobe-latin-charsets/adobe-latin-4.html)
-Compared to AL-3, it adds support for: Afar, Azerbaijani(Latin), Belarusian(Latin), Chamorro, Chichewa, Esperanto, Filipino/Tagalog, Gikuyu, Greenlandic, Guarani, Hawaiian, Igo/Igbo, Kuskokwim, Luba (Ciluba), Maltese, Māori, Marquesan, Ndebele, Oromo, Samoan, Setswana, Sidamo, Somali, Sotho (Northern and Southern), Swazi, Tahitian, Tetum, Tongan, Tsonga, Tuareg, Uzbek(Latin), Vietnamese, Wallisian, Welsh, Xhosa, Yoruba, and Zulu.
+Compared to AL3, it adds support for: Afar, Azerbaijani(Latin), Belarusian(Latin), Chamorro, Chichewa, Esperanto, Filipino/Tagalog, Gikuyu, Greenlandic, Guarani, Hawaiian, Igo/Igbo, Kuskokwim, Luba (Ciluba), Maltese, Māori, Marquesan, Ndebele, Oromo, Samoan, Setswana, Sidamo, Somali, Sotho (Northern and Southern), Swazi, Tahitian, Tetum, Tongan, Tsonga, Tuareg, Uzbek(Latin), Vietnamese, Wallisian, Welsh, Xhosa, Yoruba, and Zulu.
For Latin-based transliteration, it supports several schemes for Indic and Arabic, as well as Cyrillic and Pinyin Chinese.
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For transliteration, it adds support for International Phonetic Association (IPA), Khmer, Mongolian, another Hindi scheme, pan-Athapaskan native American languages, and the Americanist Phonetic Alphabet (APA). Note that most of the added characters are actually supporting transliteration/phonetic needs.
-<sup>1</sup> Croatian(Latin) is already supported in AL-3. The digraphs (in practice never used) are included in AL-5.
+<sup>1</sup> Croatian(Latin) is already supported in AL3. The digraphs (in practice never used) are included in AL5.
<sup>2</sup> Latin requires these characters **ĬĭŎŏ(Ŭŭ)**.

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