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I am wondering whether calligraphic type command exists, that supports both Greek and Latin (lowercase) characters in math-environment. Let's say that I have:

    \documentclass{article}
\usepackage{mathtools}
\begin{document}
$\phi=3x+5$
\end{document}

So, how can I present \phi with a calligraphic font?

  • Hello, There might be no calligraphic \phi symbol in latex. However, there is a font catalogue which might be of additional interest. (tug.dk/FontCatalogue/calligra) (tex.stackexchange.com/questions/58098/…) – crypto Jan 27 '16 at 11:02
  • Thanks, but this is does not help me, since I do not only want \phi to be calligraphy, but also to be in math-mode. – Yorgos Jan 27 '16 at 11:14
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    this no real answer but there (one of the ams-packages, amssymb would make sense) is \varphi which looks a bit nicer – Bort Jan 27 '16 at 11:42
  • the problem with \var command is that i cannot apply it for latin characters. i also wonder whether that command can be used for other greek characters. – Yorgos Jan 27 '16 at 12:16

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