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greek is about the proper displaying of greek letters and the greek language in general using (La)TeX

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Greek text does not compile

Hello everyone and congratulations for your nice job here on this site. I'm a new LaTeX user and mainly writing in Greek language. I'm using xgreek package along with xltxtra, in order to take ...
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textgreek not working in scrbook class with artemisia [closed]

For some reason I cannot get textgreek to work with the artemisia option in scrbook. My absolute MWE: \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage[artemisia]{textgreek} \begin{document} \textepsilon \...
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Greek letters in pgfplotstable table

trying to create a table using pgfplotstable, but I'm having errors when I want to write Greek letters (actually, any math mode symbol starting with '\'). Where I have 'a' and 'b' I would like to have ...
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Un/availability of epsilon and varepsilon in gnuplot [closed]

I have been trying to get correct 'epsilon' symbol for labeling the axes in the gnuplots. From my understanding TeXdistinguishes between two types of epsilon symbols: one is ε (varepsilon) and ...
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Where is babel bidi support and font loading documented?

Closely Related: - https://tex.stackexchange.com/a/355429/153289 - Cannot produce english-greek document with xelatex - Greek and Hebrew in a single pdflatex babel document In closely related ...
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Problems with diacritics in Ancient Greek

I need to type a special Greek character in LaTeX (I use XeLaTeX), but I don't know how do it. \documentclass[14pt]{book} \usepackage[a4paper,left=0.5cm,right=0.5cm,top=0.8cm,bottom=0.5cm,footskip=0....
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How to write a greek word bold in beamer in Latex?

I have the following code: \documentclass{beamer} \usefonttheme{professionalfonts} \mode<presentation> { \usetheme{Luebeck} } \usepackage{newtxtext,newtxmath} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{...
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Typesetting low-resolution text only - LaTeX [duplicate]

Having read this question I have not managed to find any solution to my problem, so decided to make a new post. At first, consider the following code: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{article} \...
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Palatino font in python; using the \chi symbol

Not strictly a Latex issue, but I'm asking here as I'm using python to render images for my latex document with a matching font (palatino) and wondered if any of you had had similar trouble. I have ...
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How to type a circumflex over a greek letter in text mode?

I am trying to type a circumflex over a Greek letter in \chapter. In particular, I'm using this package: \usepackage{textgreek} However, if I write \^{\textPi} I get this result: while I want the ...
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Cropping a Greek Letter in mathmode

My problem sounds simple, but I did not find something useful until now: I would like to "crop" a single letter in mathmode. Like for example, I just want to have the lower third of \Omega, i.e. the ...
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How to tell XeLaTeX to use one font for italic math and another font for bold math?

I'm striving to get XeLaTeX give me bold Greek symbols in mathematical mode, but I can't figure out how to properly specify things in the preamble. I've been spending hours googling and browsing this ...
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Greek Font in Table of Contents

I am using Times font for my main text via newtxtext package. I have both Greek and latin text. The problem is that in table of contents for Greek Computer modern font emerges now and then. This is ...
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Ignoring Greek text in Small-Caps Titles

I was using package mathptmx to produce Times font, which is requested by my publisher. The problem with that font is that the ancient Greek text is replaced with Computer Modern font since mathptmx ...
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Styling Greek text with polutonikogreek to fit with Times

Does someone know how to change the font of polutonikogreek babel so that it fits Times font that I use for main text better? I am open to suggestions what would fit the best, because I have no idea ...
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Bold Greek letters are not as bold as Roman letters

This question was discussed here previously, but no answer is provided. Greek letters are made bold using \boldsymbol, however they do not look bold at all compared to bold Roman letters, ...
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Using greek characters in commands' arguments without braces

First I want to make clear that I'm a LaTeX beginner, so I'll be detailed because I just have no clue about the origin of my problem. I'm using TeXstudio 2.12.6 I'll provide context: I have been ...
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Unusual sorting of greek letters and math mode symbols when using glossaries package

I'm using the glossaries package to create a list of symbols and a list of abbreviations, but I am encountering two issues: The list of symbols produced is in a strange order (see image below) i.e. $/...
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Greek and English in lstlisting

I'm trying to create an lstlisting that contains both english and greek letters. I have set this style. \lstset{ basicstyle=\normalsize\selectlanguage{english}\ttfamily, % COURIER NEW? ...
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Font that supports both upright and italics Scandinavian and Greek characters in math?

In terms of character support, a lot of LaTeX fonts leave something to wish for. At the moment I'm using Palatino for text and fourier for maths while having to accept that å, ä, ö, æ and ø only exist ...
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GFS Didot's Type1 italic word-initial theta (θ→ϑ) is missing

Update 2 I contacted the maintainer about this issue, who was quick to respond with a fix. It should be in CTAN shortly. Original question 0 The Type1 version of GFS Didot has a feature that turns ...
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Hacking default math alphabet(-s?), for both normal and bold \mathversion's

I am trying to replace the greek math letters with another font, while keeping the rest of the math font intact. My solution so far works nice for the normal math version, but not for bold. I know ...
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mathastext font shapes rendered in wrong encoding

I am trying to use the mathastext package to replace alphabet letters in math with the default fonts in the document, and gfsdidot (udidot) for greek. I can either get everything relevant except greek ...
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Regarding blackboard bold version of \mu in RevTex

\documentclass[reprint,aps]{revtex4-1} \usepackage{graphicx} % for pdf, bitmapped graphics files \usepackage{graphics} \usepackage{epsfig} % for postscript graphics files \usepackage{mathptmx} % ...
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Greek works no longer with LuaTeX

Since two or three days I can't write Greek with LuaTeX using \textgreek and \begin{otherlanguage}{greek}. I have absolutely no idea why this is so -- it did work until now. % -*- mode: latex; TeX-...
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Greek San Symbol (ϻ)

I'm desperatly trying to get my greek san symbol (ϻ; minusculus; http://unicode.scarfboy.com/?s=U%2B03fb) into my pdf. Using \DeclareUnicodeCharacter{1019}{\greeksansym} {\fontfamily{dejavu}\...
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Upright bold Greek fonts with SVMult class

In plain Latex document, we can use simple command \boldsymbol{\mathrm{\Phi or q}} to obtain upright Greek or Roman letter that will look fine. \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{report} \usepackage[utf8]{...
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Why does tufte-book turn beta into “fi”

When using the \mathbf command instead of \boldsymbol, greek symbols are not always made bold. However, when using the tufte-book document class, the beta symbol is changed into fi. What is fi and why ...
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What is the code of Trishula in TeX? [duplicate]

Roughly speaking (of course not exactly); one can says trishula is an indian equivalent of trident; i.e. an indian format of Psi. What is the command for trishula in TeX or LateX? Also any ...
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Sans-Serif lower case Greek for mathpazo

Question: Is it possible to get bold sans serif lowercase greek when the document is using mathpazo? I have a problem with Sans Serif fonts in math environment when using mathpazo package. The ...
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Use smart greek letters recognizing \mathrm with mathastext-package

This is another follow-up question to this one with @wipet's great answer on how to create "smart greek letters" which in math mode are normally italic, but recognize the \mathrm command to become ...
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Greek in Beamer

How do I get to write Greek in Beamer /without/ using Latin transliterations? The following did not work. \documentclass[lualatex]{beamer} \usepackage[polutonikogreek,british]{babel} \usepackage{...
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Type Greek letters in Math Mode using Greek keyboard

I know that in order to type Greek letters in my equations I can use \alpha, \beta, etc. However, since I have a Greek keyboard, I would like to be able to write Greek characters right away α ,β, etc.,...
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need a font for polytonic Greek

I'm using this code \documentclass{book} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[greek.polutoniko,english]{babel} \setmainfont{Garamond} \begin{document} book title Περί τὴν ...
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Greek Document in LyX - “Corrupted NFSS Tables”

I am trying to write a document in Greek using LyX but I get the 5 "Corrupted NFSS tables". I installed every font package I found and every package related to the greek language. What can I do to ...
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Error in fontspec

(my first question here) I'm using xelatex to compile this code: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{fontspec} \begin{document} %This is a Greek text ``Ελλάδα'' text \end{document} and receive this ...
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Removing accents from Times New Roman in small-caps

I just joined the extremely helpful community! I'm writing my thesis using LaTeX and I have modified how chapters are shown. I want to have my chapters in small caps but the chapters in order to look ...
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How do I get upright greek letters with the mathastext package?

I am using mathastext and bm packages. I want a bold upright phi. \bm{\phi} gives me italicized one and if I change it to a capital \Phi, it works. ... \usepackage[upgreek]{mathastext} ... What ...
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How the get non italic greek letters like siunitx package?

I'm trying to get the \mu symbol exactly as siunitx package do, however, I failed. How can I get the \mu symbol, for to use it in an equation, as the \micro symbol obtained by siunitx package? How can ...
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How to use greek letter in \systeme

I've been trying to write a simple system that should contain some greek letter. What I tried was this \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{systeme} \begin{document} \[ \systeme*...
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How to compile BibTeX in PHP

How BibTeX can be compiled in PHP? I have tried some PHP libraries, but the thing is that Latex works with Bibtex better I guess. Can I automatically use Latex to parse the Bibtex and then my app to ...
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Linguistic glosses in polytonic Greek (polyglossia, XeLaTex) with covington

I've been having trouble typesetting a word-by-word gloss with the first line in polytonic Greek (rendered by polyglossia on XeLaTex with UTF-8 encoding). I've tried this with the covington, gb4e and ...
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non-italic Greek letters

I wander if Greek letters can be normal - non-italic. Variants such as The length is 10 \mu$\text{m}$. or The length is 10 $\text{\mu m}$. are not accepted. Only The length is 10 $\mu \text{m}$....
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Greek letters with Minted or listings and LuaLaTeX

I am trying to get a listing into my LaTeX document. A simple listing would be the following XML: <!-- Lüscher-Weiß with β --> Then I try to get this into my document. \documentclass[...
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problem with fourier font

i use fourier font for my math in my document but definitions, theorems,.. are not bold and when i write english names they are in bold (my text is in greek). Also i want to know what i have to do to ...
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Weird tau greek letter

I have a Physics book in which the work done by a force is represented by the greek letter tau. Thing is, it's a different form of tau, a form I've never seen before. Here is what it looks like: (...
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Overstriking into equation with Soul

I need help to figure out how overstriking work into equation on Latex. \documentclass[book] \usepackage{amsmath,amsfonts,amssymb} \usepackage{soul} \begin{document} \begin{equation} \st{$ \gamma $}...
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Italic greek letters become latin letters in math mode

I'm using the mathastext package in order not to have italic everywhere in maths formulas, in particular for function names or vectors and matrices letters. But this leads to strange behavior ...
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Mathpazo in conflict with amsmath?

When using \DeclareMathOperator from the amsmath package and the mathpazo package (for fonts) the greek letters aren't printed correctly. For example, with the following code \documentclass{article} ...
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How to change the caption “Table” to a greek word?

I want to change the caption "Table" to "Πίνακας". So, the greek word is "Πίνακας". I have tried many commands but nothing works. I have also tried with the package babel but it does not work. When ...