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Questions tagged [hebrew]

{hebrew} is about authoring and compiling TeX documents with Hebrew (and/or Yiddish) language content.

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Different paragraph directions in a Bi-lingual XeLaTeX

I'm trying to learn everything about Bi-lingual typing, but I can't seem to find a neat solution to switch languages and directions, that works not only (as far as I checked) in \itemize: \...
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How can I know which font file LyX uses?

When I compiling a file at LyX, I'd like to know which fonts's files it uses. The reason I ask it, it because I have some problems with some of my fonts - I know their names of course but I'm not sure ...
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Font LHE/cmr/m/n/10=jerus10 at 10.0pt not loadable: Metric (TFM) file not fou nd

I'm trying to compile a mixed English and Hebrew document. When I try to compile (using WinEDT btw) I get an error massage saying- Sorry, but miktex-makemf did not succeed. The log file hopefully ...
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Can't compile Hebrew LyX (2.3) files since the new Miktex 2.9

I have recently installed LyX 2.3.1-1 on a fresh PC running Windows 10 Pro (64bit), following the instructions here: https://wiki.lyx.org/Windows/Hebrew I have installed the latest Miktex 2.9 (dated ...
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Section numbers do not display correctly when Hebrew is loaded as other language by polyglossia [duplicate]

I am using the polyglossia package to write a document which contains English text and a few Hebrew names. There seems to be problem with bidi and scrbook as soon there is an appendix. In this case ...
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Windows 10 LyX 2.3.1 won't compile with hebrew in its path

The file runs fine on the desktop but fails to run when the path contains hebrew characters. This didn't happen with version 2.2. Below is the complete log file. It contains a few "!undefined control ...
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LyX changes the order of character after a [space]

I am writing a file in Hebrew, and was trying to give a code example from a lecture in it. But each time I switch to LyX-Code Environment (and the English language), and type in a number and a symbol ...
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Single hebrew word in english paragraph (babel/pdflatex)

How to include a single hebrew word in an english paragraph using babel and pdflatex? I don't want a new paragraph or start from the right when switching to hebrew. If possible, I would like to ...
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Section in hebrew letters

I have a document in english with few sentences in hebrew. At one place I had like to make the Section title in hebrew however it appears at the left side of the paper instead of the right side. \...
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How to change the style of a theorem at LyX?

As a continue to this question - Why the amstools doesn't work here? - I think to ask it from a different view: I'm using this at Lyx and I want to change the style of the theorems like here: ...
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Why the amstools doesn't work here?

Look at this file, when I compile it at LyX it says that: And here is the file: % Preview source code %% LyX 2.3.0 created this file. For more info, see http://www.lyx.org/. %% Do not edit unless ...
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Change hebrew caption for figures (איור) to bold in LyX

I'm using LyX for quite some time now. Lately I'm required to write in Hebrew in LyX. I followed the instructions Here to install the LyX and LaTeX support. Most options work just fine, however I'm ...
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I do I divide the bibliography in LyX for Hebrew and English?

I tried to get this: Mixing Hebrew and English bibliographies? but the problem is that I'm using LyX. So I look here: How do I make my bibliography according to harvard-style (author-year, ...
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Hebrew vowel positioning

Is there a way in LuaLaTeX (second best would be XeTeX) to finetune the positioning of Hebrew vowel signs? For some fonts if both vowels and cantillation marks are present, they might overlap, which ...
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Inverted parentheses in RTL text in LuaLaTeX

I want to typeset Hebrew (RTL) text (either within LTR paragraphs or in its own RTL paragraphs) in LuaLaTeX. I manage to do this well with XeLaTeX using the bidi package, but when I use LuaLaTeX’s ...
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Change the labeling of equations in lyx

I'm Hebrew user and when I making numbered formula this is the result: How can I solve it, that it will be (1),(2),... How I change the the label of the formula? Thank you!! % Preview source code %...
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How to restore font via \usefont command? (or in other ways)

I'm triyng to use webomints package with Hebrew Here is the simple file: % Preview source code %% LyX 2.2.3 created this file. For more info, see http://www.lyx.org/. %% Do not edit unless you ...
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Align along \dots in multi-language table

I would like each of the two columns to align along the \dots. It's unclear to me if a siunitx-based solution is appropriate here. %XeLaTeX \documentclass[11pt]{scrbook} \usepackage{libertine} \...
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Won't compile with Hebrew in the path

Description of the problem Fails to export to PDF (and other formats) when there is Hebrew in the path. On Ubuntu 16.04 with LyX 2.3 I get this error message: On Ubuntu 18.04 with LyX 2.2.3 I get ...
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Minimal Babel and LuaLaTeX Hebrew bidi example

I've noticed that Babel's bidi support is gradually improving, and this means that I'm keen to see when I can move over from XeTeX to LuaLaTeX (mostly because of the extra microtype features it will ...
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Chapter heading with two languages and two fonts

I want the option of adding some Hebrew (including a different font) to my chapter heading but otherwise keep the default chapter style used in scrbook. Most chapter headings will contain only English,...
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pdflatex + Babel + Arabic & Hebrew

I'm trying to use Babel for Arabic & Hebrew (both as secondary to English) in pdflatex. I had it working for just Arabic with \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \...
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foliation of pages in Hebrew

I'm making a book in Hebrew and I need that the foliate is generated backwards, for example in a book of 320 pages, should be foliar: 320, 319, 318, 317, ... ... 4, 3, 2, 1. There is some special ...
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problem with underline using babel [closed]

My latex document is in hebrew and english those are my headers : \documentclass[greek, english, hebrew]{article} % <- here \usepackage{ucs} \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} \usepackage[greek, ...
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XeTeX doesn't find a font

I tried to run a file at Hebrew with LyX (at XeTeX), and here is the message I get: xdvipdfmx:fatal: Cannot proceed without the font: C:/ProgramData/MiKTeX/2.9/fonts/type1/public/culmus/DavidCLM-...
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new miktex UI (2.9.6600 +) dous not work with colmus hebrew

i tried to run the package from http://www.ma.huji.ac.il/~sameti/tex/culmusmiktex.html in order to add hebrew to lyx but it comunicate with the older version of miktex and could not work now. how ...
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Installing Culmus on mac to write in Hebrew in Lyx

I want to use Lyx with Hebrew. I tried to follow the instructions in this: sudo make TEXMFDIR=/usr/local/texlive/texmf-local/ in the terminal I get the following message: make: *** No targets ...
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In a numbered list, how do I move the dot from the right side to the left of the number?

I'm using LyX. At the output file I see numbered list as: 1. 2. 3. How do I change it to: .1 .2 .3 ?? (I'm Hebrew user) Thank you!
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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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Number+period positions flipped - only with some TeXLive versions

I'm compiling the following document: \documentclass{minimal} \RequirePackage{fontspec} \RequirePackage{polyglossia} \setmainlanguage{english} \setotherlanguage{hebrew} \begin{document} This ...
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Changing position and controlling style of equation label (AMS, Hebrew+English, XeLatex)

I am using TeXworks (Windows 10, MiKTeX), compiling (XeLatex) a document that contains several languages, but attached is a simplified MWE which contains only Hebrew and English. Inside the Hebrew ...
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Enter Hebrew letters in math mode

It doesn't compile though. How do I fix it? Thanks.
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Different font size for different font

I am using Hebrew and Latin script next to each other. The Hebrew font (ESRA SIL) is (like all Hebrew fonts) a bit bigger and clumsier than the latin one. So I want to reduce the fontsize of the ...
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Footnoteline alignment in Hebrew/Arabic Text

I need help with the code for changing the alignment of the footnoteline. In Hebrew, Yiddish and Arabic this line must start on the right and not on the left side of the page. What I need: the ...
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Problems installing CULMUS for Hebrew rendering: Map files not recreated. updmap: Updating ls-R files

I tried installing CULMUS following the instructions here: https://www.guyrutenberg.com/culmus-latex/ However, the last step always fails and I cannot render any Hebrew text. I am using Mac OSX. ...
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Tilde over Hebrew letter

I need a simple solution for making a tilde over a Hebrew sign. \tilde{א} doesn't work. I also tried it with \makebox and \libertineGlyph{uni02DC} but \makebox produces more other mistakes. Are there ...
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2017 Hebrew in LaTeX for Windows

How can I write and compile Hebrew documents in LaTeX (not Lyx) in MS Windows, MiKTeX 2.9 and the editors WinEdt or TeXworks? The babel package with unicode fonts support don't compile. I know there ...
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Do the LaTeX 2.09 Hebrew fonts have TrueType/OpenType versions?

Before the use of TTF/OTF became more prevalent in LaTeX, we used to use mostly a set of several fonts which were available since LaTeX 2.09: Jerusalem, TelAviv, DeadSea, OldJaffa. I really like them....
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Polyglossia section placing differs when Hebrew enabled

I have found that Polyglossia places the section differently when Hebrew gets enabled. MWE follows: Run in XeLaTeX \documentclass[pagesize=pdftex, fontsize=8]{scrbook} \usepackage[paperwidth=7.5cm, ...
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No “Example” paragraph style in the Hebrew article layout in Lyx. Why?

I defined my document as "Hebrew article". I have few paragraph styles i.e. "Proof", "Theorem", "Remarks" etc, but there's no "example" paragraph style. Why? How can I add it? Thanks! EDIT: Here's ...
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Problem in compiliing LaTex with Hebrew

I try to compile a simple test code with Hebrew one TexStudio: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{ucs} \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} \usepackage[english,hebrew]{babel} % Add texlive-lang-other ...
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XeLaTeX: Polyglossia and Hebrew Calendar (Suspected Type1 Font error)

I tried adding Hebrew date to my document using \today as in the code below. \documentclass{minimal} \usepackage{polyglossia} \newfontfamily\hebrewfont[Script=Hebrew]{David CLM} \setdefaultlanguage[...
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Can I tell polyglossia to “try to find any appropriate font for the chosen language”?

Consider the following document: \documentclass{minimal} \usepackage{polyglossia} \setdefaultlanguage{hebrew} \setotherlanguage{english} \newfontfamily\hebrewfont[Script=Hebrew]{David CLM} \...
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Can I make polyglossia use the old-style Hebrew fonts?

I really like the way the "old" Meta-Front Jerusalem Hebrew font looks (it used to be the default for typesetting Hebrew when you used babel). Now that I've started using Polyglossia, I really miss it....
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XeLaTeX, minted and hebrew

I try to use minted to typeset code \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage{minted} \setmonofont{Cousine}%%https://www.fontsquirrel.com/fonts/cousine > font which have monospace ...
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Declare Font for specific Language

I am using two very different languages mixed in a document: Hebrew and German. For the Hebrew text I want to use the EzraSIL font, for German Linux Libertine. I don't want to use something like \...
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Different Font for different Languages (mixed in glossaries)

I want to make a glossarie (using the glossaries-package) from Yiddish words (Hebrew script should be the Ezra SIL-font) from a main text. The description will be in German (Latin script = Linux ...
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\noindent has no effect when surrounded by bidi markers

Why does xelatex indent the first line of (Hebrew) text in the pdf obtained from the following LaTeX manuscript? \documentclass{scrartcl} \catcode8198=10 % Left-To-Right Mark \catcode8199=10 % Right-...
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XeLaTeX/fontspec/Hebrew TeX capacity exceeded, sorry [input stack size=5000]

The following document (distilled from Pandoc issue) fails to compile with ! TeX capacity exceeded, sorry [input stack size=5000]. error. \documentclass[hebrew,]{article} \usepackage{fontspec} \...
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Inline Hebrew in xelatex and General LaTeX Syntax

How can insert some hebrew characters into a tex document and then resume in the document's main language? That is -- I'm working on creating a tex document that will ultimately be converted into a ...