BabelStone Fonts


BabelStone Younger Futhark Fonts

Description

These are a set of four Unicode Runic fonts covering versions of the Younger Futhark (comprising 16 runes) used at various times and places:



Samples

BabelStone Runic Short Twig (24 points)


BabelStone Runic Long Branch (24 points)


BabelStone Runic Norse (24 points)


BabelStone Runic Norn (24 points)



Character Repertoire

The tables below render each character using the respective BabelStone runic font, either using the font installed on your local machine or using WOFF fonts if the font is not installed on your local machine.


Runic [16A0..16FF]

Code Point Character Name Transcription Short Twig Long Branch Norse Norn
16A0 RUNIC LETTER FEHU FEOH FE F f

16A2 RUNIC LETTER URUZ UR U u

16A6 RUNIC LETTER THURISAZ THURS THORN þ

16A8 RUNIC LETTER ANSUZ A ą

16AC RUNIC LETTER LONG-BRANCH-OSS O ą

16AD RUNIC LETTER SHORT-TWIG-OSS O ą

16AE RUNIC LETTER O ą

16B1 RUNIC LETTER RAIDO RAD REID R r

16B4 RUNIC LETTER KAUN K k

16BC RUNIC LETTER LONG-BRANCH-HAGALL H h

16BD RUNIC LETTER SHORT-TWIG-HAGALL H h

16BE RUNIC LETTER NAUDIZ NYD NAUD N n

16BF RUNIC LETTER SHORT-TWIG-NAUD N n

16C1 RUNIC LETTER ISAZ IS ISS I i

16C5 RUNIC LETTER LONG-BRANCH-AR AE a

16C6 RUNIC LETTER SHORT-TWIG-AR A a

16CB RUNIC LETTER SIGEL LONG-BRANCH-SOL S s

16CC RUNIC LETTER SHORT-TWIG-SOL S s

16CD RUNIC LETTER C s

16CF RUNIC LETTER TIWAZ TIR TYR T t

16D0 RUNIC LETTER SHORT-TWIG-TYR T t

16D2 RUNIC LETTER BERKANAN BEORC BJARKAN B ƀ

16D3 RUNIC LETTER SHORT-TWIG-BJARKAN B ƀ

16D8 RUNIC LETTER LONG-BRANCH-MADR M m

16D9 RUNIC LETTER SHORT-TWIG-MADR M m

16DA RUNIC LETTER LAUKAZ LAGU LOGR L l

16E6 RUNIC LETTER LONG-BRANCH-YR ʀ

16E7 RUNIC LETTER SHORT-TWIG-YR ʀ

16EB RUNIC SINGLE PUNCTUATION

16EC RUNIC MULTIPLE PUNCTUATION

16ED RUNIC CROSS PUNCTUATION

16EE RUNIC ARLAUG SYMBOL

16EF RUNIC TVIMADUR SYMBOL

16F0 RUNIC BELGTHOR SYMBOL



Ligatures

The table below lists ZWJ ligatures for bind runes that are currently supported in this font. Additional ligatures will be added on request.


Font Ligature Code Points Glyph
Short Twig A-Þ 16C6 ZWJ 16A6

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OpenType Features


Script Language Features Explanation
Runic <runr> Default <dflt> Glyph Composition Decomposition <ccmp> For producing ligatured "bind runes".


Version History

Font Version Date Notes
BabelStone Runic Short Twig 3.000 2018-02-11 Initial release
3.001 2018-02-15 Minor changes
3.002 2018-02-17 Fix ligatures
BabelStone Runic Long Branch 3.000 2018-02-11 Initial release
3.001 2018-02-15 Minor changes
BabelStone Runic Norse 3.000 2018-02-11 Initial release
3.001 2018-02-15 Minor changes
BabelStone Runic Norn 3.000 2018-02-11 Initial release
3.001 2018-02-15 Minor changes


Download

BabelStone Younger Futhark is licensed under the SIL Open Font License 1.1, which means you are free to use it for personal or commercial purposes, and to redistribute it by itself or as part of a free or commercial software package, just as long as you do not sell the font on its own. The license also allows you to modify the font in any way you like, as long as the modified font does not use "BabelStone" in its name. Please read the license for details.




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