I was trying to prepare some slides in XeLaTeX with main font Candara and Math font Neo Euler, but some symbols, like \angle, doesn't work. I am appending a minimal example:

\setmathfont[Scale=MatchLowercase]{Neo Euler}


\angle ABC \ang{36}


Can you please help me: I do need those symbols.

Thank you.

  • FYI, according to the Neo Euler GitHub page, the font project was abandoned. Aug 17, 2018 at 13:31
  • What would you suggest me to use, then? Come back to the classic eulerpackage? I tried, but still have problems with siunitx because \ang still doesn't work
    – Logos
    Aug 17, 2018 at 13:42
  • You can get the angle from another font: \setmathfont[range={"2220}]{Latin Modern Math}. And the degree should be possible too, but I don't have time now to look up where siunitx get it from. Aug 17, 2018 at 14:00
  • That would be a huge patchwork of fonts, though. I would prefer to use the same font. However, I have adjusted siunitx to work with euler and the result is fairly good, so far
    – Logos
    Aug 17, 2018 at 16:45

1 Answer 1


Neo Euler is an incomplete font which is no longer being maintained. (Sadly, its creator, Hermann Zapf, is no longer with us and cannot draw any new symbols for it.)

The best way to use it is to load a more comprehensive math font as the fallback, then load only the symbols present in Neo Euler over it with the range= option. You can find a demonstration here. Remember to load unicode-math with the math-style=upright option, and you might want to make \symup and \symbfup the defaults for \mathup and \mathbf.

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