MV Boli font family


Designed by Kamal Mansour
Tom Rickner
MV Boli™ was first introduced with Windows XP to support Thaana script, which is used for the Dhivehi language of the Maldives. Thaana font is similar to the Arabic script and is written right to left. Thaana font uses vowel signs and spaces between words. Character Set: Latin-1, Thaana

MV Boli Regular

MV Boli














Technical details
OpenType outline flavour:
TTF - TrueType-Outlines
Technical font names:
File name: mvboli.ttf
Windows menu name: MV Boli
PostScript name: MVBoli
PostScript full name: MV Boli
Catalog number:
168387410
Characters:
120
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Features

Languages

Glyph Composition/Decomposition

Tag: ccmp

Function: To minimize the number of glyph alternates, it is sometimes desired to decompose a character into two glyphs. Additionally, it may be preferable to compose two characters into a single glyph for better glyph processing. This feature permits such composition/decompostion. The feature should be processed as the first feature processed, and should be processed only when it is called. In Syriac, the character 0x0732 is a combining mark that has a dot above AND a dot below the base character. To avoid multiple glyph variants to fit all base glyphs, the character is decomposed into two glyphs...a dot above and a dot below. These two glyphs can then be correctly placed using GPOS. In Arabic it might be preferred to combine the shadda with fatha (0x0651, 0x064E) into a ligature before processing shapes. This allows the font vendor to do special handling of the mark combination when doing further processing without requiring larger contextual rules.

These fonts support the Indic script. Each font is Unicode™ encoded, and available in different form

Tag: Indic

Function: These fonts support the Indic script. Each font is Unicode™ encoded, and available in different formats. Please review the product information for each font to ensure it will meet your requirements.