I need to type a special Greek character in LaTeX (I use XeLaTeX), but I don't know how do it.








I want to type the first and the second (I just pasted it from Wikipedia), for the last two I use the package "convington", but I did not found where I can combine three diacritics (I just can do this with two!).

So, I want to know a way to put three (even more) diacritics.

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    Does this answer your question? – Sandy G Feb 13 '18 at 3:29
  • Unfortunately, the KadmosU font doesn't seem to be free. – egreg Feb 13 '18 at 8:30
  • @SandyG , Unfortunately, I need to use a specific font for the package in question, I want to know if have a general method that works with all fonts that supports the symbol (Like: KadmosU, Linux Libertine O, New Athena Unicode e etc.) – Gergian Feb 13 '18 at 17:34
  • @egreg I found this font at < fonts2u.com/kadmosu.font > and is free for personal use. Although is not open access :(. – Gergian Feb 13 '18 at 17:37

I'm afraid you have to find the correct tune up for each combination. The \kk macro adds kerning to fix the relative positions of the top accents.


% since I don't have the font installed on my system, I placed it in the working directory
% use the following line if you have it among the system fonts

% adapted from https://tex.stackexchange.com/a/361120/4427
      \noalign{\vskip -1ex}




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  • Thank you for your reply, but I just paste your answer but did not work in my XeLaTeX. He said: "Archive not found", and appeared white pdf... I did not what happen... – Gergian Feb 14 '18 at 0:41
  • @BozenoBozilson I used [Extension=.ttf,Path=./] to adjust for my system. You probably have KadmosU installed as a system font so you don't need that part. – egreg Feb 14 '18 at 0:43

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