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Type the Ge'ez script for Amharic and Tigrinya in any application!

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A Unicode-encoded version of this product is available with superior compatibility, graphic output, and ease of typing. Click to see if it better meets your needs. (Opens a new window.)

LaserAmharic provides four high-quality Amharic (or Ethiopic) fonts in two typestyles in both TrueType® and Type 1 (PostScript®) font formats for typing languages that use the Ge'ez script. Two fonts are a modern handwriting typestyle and the other two fonts are a vertical typestyle commonly used in ancient texts. Keyboard software is included for easy input of syllabic forms. The fonts work in any application.

The EthiopicLS and EthiopicLSX (eXtras) fonts are a modern handwriting form commonly used today. They are provided in plain (regular), bold, italic, and bold-italic styles.

bulletEthiopicLS and EthiopicLSX plain (regular)
Scripture Sample in the EthiopicLS and EthiopicLSX handwriting style.

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EthiopicLS and EthiopicLSX Bold

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EthiopicLS and EthiopicLSX Italic

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EthiopicLS and EthiopicLSX Bold Italic

The AmharicPC and AmharicLSX (eXtras) fonts are a typestyle commonly used in ancient texts. They are provided in plain (regular), bold, italic, and bold-italic styles.

bulletAmharicPC and AmharicLSX plain (regular)
Scripture Sample in AmharicPC and AmharicLSX vertical typestyle

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AmharicPC and AmharicLSX Bold

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AmharicPC and AmharicLSX Italic

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AmharicPC and AmharicLSX Bold Italic

Typing Amharic (Ethiopic) Text

Typing Amharic (Ethiopic) Text

Keyboard entry uses the dead key input method. You select the included Amharic keyboard (a software keyboard driver or keyboard resource), then type following either the included keyboard layout chart or the Amharic Syllabary Chart. As you type the keyboard calls up the appropriate Amharic syllable.

Simple phonetic dead key input method for typing the Amharic Syllabary

(In the above sample, "(sp)" means "space" or "press the spacebar.")

The fonts contain the entire Ge'ez script for Amharic and Tigrinya characters. The fonts include all Ethiopic characters found in the Unicode Standard. However, the fonts have a custom ASCII encoding (not a Unicode encoding) allowing the fonts to work in virtually any application, including applications that do not support Unicode.

The Amharic Syllabary

The Amharic Syllabary

The Amharic Syllabary (shown here using the EthiopicLS and EthiopicLSX fonts)
The Amharic Syllabary (section 1)
The Amharic Syllabary (section 2)
The Amharic Syllabary (section 3)

Ethiopic Numbers and Punctuation
Ethiopic numbers and punctuation

Latin numbers and punctuation are also included
Latin numbers and punctuation

LaserAmharic is available for both Windows and Macintosh.

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LaserAmharic for Windows

LaserAmharic for Windows

Four TrueType® and Type 1 EthiopicLS and AmharicPC fonts in plain, bold, italic, and bold-italic styles. Keyboard software provides easy phonetic input of syllabic forms. Contains all the letter forms for Amharic, Ge'ez, and Tigrinya (Tigriña, Tigrina).

Windows System Requirements: The fonts install into Microsoft® Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista, XP, or 2000, and work with all Windows applications that allow the user to select fonts from a font menu. The product includes a User's Manual and keyboard layout chart(s). The included keyboard driver(s) allows access to four characters per key (instead of the normal two) and alternate keyboard layouts. All documentation is in PDF format, available on the Windows Start menu, and can be viewed and/or printed using Adobe Reader. The fonts will print to any printer at the highest quality allowed by your printer.

A custom version (fonts only) is available for Linux, but Linux users must provide alternate keyboard input for characters in the extended character set. If you are ordering for Linux be sure to select the Linux box on the Order Form.

Cost: US$ 99.95 Order

Do you need to upgrade? Check the current version number and a Release History.

LaserAmharic for Macintosh

LaserAmharic for Macintosh

Four Type 1 and TrueType scalable EthiopicLS and AmharicPC fonts in plain, bold, italic, and bold-italic styles for all Macintosh-compatible printers. It includes simple phonetic input for all characters. Contains all of the letters forms for Amharic, Ge'ez, and Tigrinya (Tigriña).

System Requirements: Includes a keyboard resource that installs into OS X 10.2 and above or System 7.1-9.x. (This product does not support OS X 10.0 or 10.1, which do not allow installation of alternate keyboard resources.) The product includes a User's Manual, a keyboard resource, and keyboard layout chart(s).

Cost: US$ 149.95 Order

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Because Unicode fonts have different encodings than non-Unicode fonts, the LaserAmharic in Unicode fonts are not interchangeable with the LaserAmharic fonts. However, both Unicode and non-Unicode fonts may be installed on your system (since they have different file and font names) and may even be used in the same documents.

Non-Unicode versions of related fonts

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"Thanks for your fine work in helping us prepare materials for our first update round for the 'Settlement Kits'."
Richard Manderson, Department of Immigration and Multicultural Affairs, Australia

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