N'ko
Language Kit
$19 USD

 

We’re happy to announce our second African support product — the N'ko Language Kit to support the Manden language and related dialects of West Africa. The N'ko writing system is written from right-to-left and uses a total of 27 characters to record the vowels and consonants used in the Manden language, as well as 10 digits. There are also some special signs for nasalisation, tone marks and diacritics that can occur in every syllable. The N'ko Language Kit supports all possible sequences in the writing system.

N'ko Font Sample Text

The N'ko Language Kit also supports the special characters used for Arabic.

The N'ko script can be written in the Arabic fashion, with different forms of letters based on a characters position — initial, medial, final or isolated. However, N'ko is also frequently seen without the joining feature generally used and taught, i.e., characters within words can also be written in their isolated forms. The N'ko Language Kit from XenoType Technologies supports both options in compatible applications through the Typography menu of applications.

The N'ko Language Kit includes one intelligent font (based on a common typeface used in N'ko language learning materials), and a keyboard driver.

Announcements

April 15, 2010

Google Checkout Tips

February 1, 2010

Drepung Upgrade Released
Limbu Update
Lepcha Update

January 31, 2010

Cham Language Support

December 29, 2009

Microsoft Word 2008 Support?!

November 3, 2009

Tibetan Font Upgrade: Drepung

November 1, 2009

Lepcha Kit Upgrade

October 21, 2009

New: Google Checkout

October 2, 2009

Snow Leopard, what have you done?

July 10, 2009

Continuing Khmer Enhancements

May 16, 2009

Adobe InDesign Support: Is it possible?

February 28, 2009

Unicode Syriac Support Added

December 31, 2008

New Khmer Muul Font Released

November 24, 2008

Support for Adobe InDesign Added to Drepung Font

September 20, 2008

New Tibetan Unicode Font: Drepung

August 15, 2008

Support for Mon (Unicode) added

July 19, 2008

Support for Shan (Unicode) added

July 16, 2008

Support for Sgaw Karen (Unicode) added

July 9, 2008

Support for Unicode Burmese 5.1

March 16, 2008

Special Offer for Current Tibetan Language Kit Owners

January 6, 2008

New Tibetan (Unicode) Font: Horyig