{cyrillic} is for questions about using TeX for typesetting documents in Cyrillic script.

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Trying to make good looking comments to law in Russian

Suppose, I have a Russian text: quotes from law and my comments. And I want to put the comments in a such way, that: the reader can easily distinguish comments from the text of the law it won't ...
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Why is the PSCyr font package is not on CTAN?

There is old and famous cyrillic font package named PSCyr which is mentioned in nearly every russian guide about setting up LaTeX for writing documents with cyrillic letters. Actually I want to ask ...
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Cyrillic ttf/otf font with kerning support?

I'm looking for a cyrillic ttf/otf font with kerning support. Here's a sample XeLaTeX document: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fontspec} % enagles loading of OpenType fonts ...
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How to reencode old OT2 files into T2A in LaTeX?

I have some old files prepared with the OT2 encoding and Washington cyrillic, i.e. the TeX files are typeset as Latin letters using the American keyboard, whereas the output is in Cyrillic letters. ...
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I just want to write \Sha without ruining everything

I realize similar questions have been asked before but I am not satisfied with any of the answers I've seen. I would like to use the Cyrillic letter Ш to denote a particular group in mathematics. Most ...
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MikTex 2.9 Serbian Cyrillic hyphenation problems

I have MikTex 2.9 on XP. Is there anybody to give me instruction how to set up program so that I can use serbian cyrillic hyphenation in it. I am not good in LaTex and I spent a lot of time trying to ...
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Is there a way to use T1 font for math and main font (with some T2A Cyrillic letters) in document compiled by XeLaTeX?

Here is my code (utf8): \documentclass{article} \usepackage[no-math]{fontspec} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1,T2A]{fontenc} \usepackage{anttor} \begin{document} text $math$ Russian: Щ ...
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MIKTeX cannot compile cyrillic (Bulgarian)

I'm typesetting a pretty simple excerpt of a math textbook, using pdfLaTeX on MIKTeX. I've only gotten this far: \documentclass[openany,draft]{tagiis} \begin{document} %Стр. 112-115 номера на първата ...
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Good reference for learning how fonts works

Can you suggest a book/textbook that will help me to learn how fonts works in LaTeX ? The problem is next: for two years I will write my Master's theses (for beginning) in Serbian in Cyrillic. There ...
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Japanese and Russian Characters in the same Document

I'm writing a document in English. However, I need to use a few words of both Japanese and Russian. In principle, it seems to work, but as soon as I used Japanese characters, I cannot use Russian ...
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Strange bug with hyperref, percent symbol and cyrillic character

I minimized it to the following snippet: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{hyperref} \begin{document} \section{\%н} \end{document} When I compile it: xelatex test.tex the first run compiles ...
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Why doesn't \usepackage{times} work with cyrillic characters?

I need to add some text to my LaTeX document, I need to use Times New Roman font, and that text contains cyrillic characters. I tried using times package: \usepackage{times} but that simply omits ...
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How to add cyrillic text to tikz image?

I tried the following: \documentclass[landscape]{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{backgrounds, shapes, arrows} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \node at (10pt, 50pt) {Й}; ...
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What fonts are compatible with T2A (Cyrillic) encoding?

I'm trying to figure out what fonts are compatible with T2A encoding - seems like there's no such a list known to Google. I've identified that iwona and computer roman (default) are supported. ...
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Conflict between babel and university style sheet

I am a Linguistics PhD student at U.Florida, writing my dissertation. The LaTeX class from our editorial office conflicts with babel (among other packages). Is there a way to override the style sheet ...
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Listing with mixed english and russian symbols in comments

I'm using the listings package for formatting .cpp code in LaTeX. My code needs to have mixed English and Russian words in comments. The font must be monospaced (preffered Courier family). /* Prints ...
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How can I change font in pdf forms? [closed]

I'm making a pdf form with "hyperref" package: \usepackage[unicode,pdftex,hidelinks]{hyperref} \hypersetup{unicode=true,pdfauthor={Author},pdfkeywords={some words}, pdftitle={some ...
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Why does \usepackage[T2A]{fontenc} take over?

I want to produce a document with non-serif type. I also want to include Cyrillic characters. These two aims seem to be mutually exclusive. When I comment out \usepackage[T2A]{fontenc}, the document ...
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Fonts tufte russian / cyrilic

I'm trying to find nice cyrillic font. Actually I would like to see such beautiful fonts as in tufte-book. My attempt is using following \usepackage{cmap} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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Use fonts in LaTeX from directory C:/Windows/Fonts [closed]

I'd like to use Palatino font in LaTeX, but there are no cyrillic symbols in the mathpazo package. But I can easily type cyrillic symbols with Palatino font in MS Word. So, is there any method for ...
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How to make dvi show cyrillic letters? [closed]

I could copy the sentence "МАТЕМАТИЧКИ ВЕСНИК" into the LaTeX, however when I press the dvi, it does not show in the dvi. How to make the dvi show the sentence "МАТЕМАТИЧКИ ВЕСНИК"?
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Spaces inside Cyrillic listings

I want to include source file using listing package. In that file there are some cyrillic symbols in comments. I setup listings like: \lstset{extendedchars=\true,basicstyle=\ttfamily} And in ...
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MinionPro and Cyrillic

In my style file I have \usepackage[OT2, T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[russian,german,english]{babel} \usepackage{MinionPro} And then I use the following code \documentclass{article} \begin{document} ...
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babel's \foreignlanguage works for Russian, but not for Serbian

I was trying to write the Serbian alphabet using: \usepackage[serbian, english]{babel} ... \foreignlanguage{serbian}{D d} But I get nothing. When I try this with e.g: \usepackage[russian, ...
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Cyrillic symbols with Charter font

I saw many Russian mathematical books which used Charter font for both text and formulas. How can I use Charter in my pages with Cyrillic symbols? I use \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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how to insert arabic glyphs in pdflatex

I'm trying to create an English document using pdflatex and want to insert a few cyrillic and arabic glyphs. something like the letter Я is cyrillic, whereas ش is arabic I tried to follow advice ...
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\textit doesn't work with babel’s russian and mathptmx

\textit doesn't work in a LaTeX template for a thesis in English. Now I am writing my thesis in Russian using the same template. MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Strange latex compilation errors triggered by the number of lines on the page

I'm creating a paper using the class file supplied by the journal (mais.cls). The journal is Russian, so it has Russian title, Russian page titles etc. I have a .tex file containing only Latin ...
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inputenc Error: Unicode char \u8: not set up for use with LaTeX

This is with ref to my previous question Package clash in multilingual report. \documentclass[11pt,table,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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How do I stop certain words turning into Russian

I am using the [utf8]{inputenc} and [russian]{babel} and this allows me to input certain Cyrillic characters easily, but it is also turning certain titles where I have used commands like ...
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Non-ascii characters are not displayed in hyperref's pdftitle: bug in the 'unicode' option?

I'm trying to make pdflatex display non-ascii (cyrillic) characters in PDF metadata using hyperref's pdftitle and pdfauthor options. Here is my document: \documentclass{article} ...
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multilang with babel problem

I've loaded babel in my .sty file like this: \RequirePackage[ukrainian,russian,english]{babel} Then at .tex or at the same .sty file I am trying to: \selectlanguage(X) \languagename ...
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Is there a \text… command for Cyrillic characters? [duplicate]

I am trying to get the Cyrillic variant of the Serbian alphabet and was wondering if there was an easy \text command for Cyrillic characters? For example, I can easily get the letter З by typing ...
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Cyrillic sans font in beamer (LyX)

I am trying to use Cyrillic sans-serif font in a beamer presentation. I make it using LyX 2.0.0. The code produced by LyX (exported as plain LaTeX) is %% LyX 2.0.0 created this file. For more info, ...
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Write Cyrillic in equations just like Greek letters? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What packages will let me use Cyrillic characters in math mode? Is there any way to get these letters in the same way as the Greek ones? So with \theta, etc? I have ...
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Cyrillic and classicthesis: Clash error

I want to add a pair of lines in Russian to some file, which I'm writing with classicthesis. I tried adding cyrillic alphabet with the packages described just bellow, and had still no problem: ...
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biblatex biber non-latin (cyrillic) UTF-8 names [closed]

I am back where I was when I switched from stock bibtex to biblatex-biber: (cyrillic) non-latin UTF-8 names in the bibliography. It's why I started using biber in the first place, the same would ...
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Cyrillic support [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Cyrillic in (La)TeX I'm typesetting a bilingual dictionary, which includes a number of words written in the Cyrillic script. I've tried everything recommended on support ...
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Cyrillic monospaced font

I need to use Cyrillic (russian) monospaced font. I chose courier and added \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} and {\fontfamily{pcr}\selectfont blabla } and that "blabla" is displayed like usual text ...
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Kha with descender (the “ҳ” symbol)

So, using pdfLaTeX, I need to write the Kha with descender symbol (which looks like ҳ). Taken from Wikipedia: It comes up with Afghan history, if anyone's curious why I need it... I know this can ...
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Remove “abstract name” in abstract (cyr)

In Remove "Abstract" title from Abstract people were able to remove the abstract name from abstract. I downloaded an article template with colored fonts from HowToTeX.com, changed it a ...
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Cyrillic symbols in math equation xetex

I use Times New Roman font for my report. But in the math expressions are not displayed Cyrillic characters. Example: \begin{equation} S_{ном.} = S_{123} \end{equation} output ...
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Cyrillic monospaced font in XeLaTeX

I've installed full TexLive 2011 using "install-tl" script in Ubuntu 12.04. When I was using TexLive 2009 from repositories the following file was compiled without any errors. ...
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List of abbreviations/acronyms packages for non-English languages [closed]

Is there any LaTeX package for acronyms/abbreviations that specifically targets Cyrillic (Russian/Ukrainian) users, with all that different cases (Dative, Accusative, etc.) they have in their ...
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Using both unicode and russian in tex source

EDIT: In the end I ended up using XeTeX (with auto-refreshing Evince viewer) - as suggested by @Andrey Vihrov. I am, however, accepting the most upvoted answer. I am lost. Looked all over ...
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Using XeTeX for automatic transliteration of cyrillic letters

This is a follow-up question to the following question: Serbian Cyrillic using LuaTeX and XeTeX. I actually often need character substitution the other way around, that is, I write cyrillic, but ...
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biblatex: Abbreviating cyrillic authors' names with firstinits option [closed]

When setting the bibliography with biblatex using the authoryear-comp style and option firstinits=true the authors' first names in the references are not correctly displayed when using cyrillic names. ...
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Serbian Cyrillic using LuaTeX and XeTeX

This question is directly inspired by Martin Schroder's answer to this question. Namely, I am wondering how would one use LuaTeX or XeTeX to produce Serbian (little bit different than Russian) ...
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How to make appendix and hyperref packages work together with cyrillic (non ASCII) characters?

I have a LaTeX document with hyperref and appendix packages that fails to build. But if I switch off either appendix or hyperref everything works fine. \documentclass[14pt]{article} ...
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MinionPro is not displaying Cyrillic (and other) characters

I am following the directions in the README at the CTAN entry for MinionPro. I am using the Minion Pro fonts from the Adobe Font Folio 11. I'm running a fully-updated TeX Live 2011 distribution on OS ...