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Re: My preference on serifs:

by rhesa (Vicar)
on Apr 25, 2008 at 13:25 UTC ( #682824=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to My preference on serifs:

Since I'm Dutch, I prefer not to “cross the line” („over de schreef gaan”).

From Wikipedia's entry on Serif: “Webster's Third New International Dictionary traces "serif" to the Dutch noun schreef, meaning line, stroke of the pen, related to the verb schrappen: to delete, strike through. Schreef now also means "serif" in Dutch.”

I'd suggest that schrappen would be more aptly translated as to scratch (although to scrape is probably even more closely related).

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