Serto Antioch Bible 2020 Release

The Serto Antioch Bible font was used to publish the Syriac-English New Testament (2020). It contains hundreds of rules that optimize spacing between letters and marks (vowels and dots), especially for fully vocalized texts.

Meltho Fonts

The Meltho Fonts package consists of over 20 Unicode OpenType fonts. The following files are available:

  1. melthofonts-1.21.zip is a zip file with all the fonts.
  2. mlstomeltho.zip is the Multi-Lingual Scholar converter. It converts MLS 3 and MLS 4 files to Unicode (only Syriac is converted in multi-lingual documents).

Configuring Syriac on Windows 8

  1. Go to the Control Panel -> Click on Clock, Language, Region -> Language -> Add a Language
  2. Scroll down until you find Syriac; click “Add”
  3. Exit out of all Control Panel screens. You should see the Language Bar to the left of the System Tray with “ENG” displayed. Clicking on “ENG” will display the language options from which “SY” – Syriac can be selected as the input language.
  4. Go to the section “Typing in Syriac”