Gentium Font
Font Name:Gentium
Category:Basic > Serif
Glyphs:1304 glyphs / 1468 characters
License:Public Domain / GPL / OFL
Downloads:50 total (0 this week)
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Gentium is a typeface family designed to enable the diverse ethnic groups around the world who use the Latin script to produce readable, high-quality publications. It supports a wide range of Latin-based alphabets and includes glyphs that correspond to all the Latin ranges of Unicode.

The design is intended to be highly readable, reasonably compact, and visually attractive. The additional ‘extended’ Latin letters are designed to naturally harmonize with the traditional 26 ones. Diacritics are treated with careful thought and attention to their use. Gentium also supports both ancient and modern Greek, including a number of alternate forms.

Gentium Font Character Map

Gentium font contains 1468 defined characters and 1304 unique glyphs. The font contains characters from the following unicode character ranges: Basic Latin (93), Latin-1 Supplement (96), Latin Extended-A (128), Latin Extended-B (178), IPA Extensions (94), Spacing Modifier Letters (56), Combining Diacritical Marks (82), Greek and Coptic (82), Cyrillic (80), Cyrillic Supplementary (1), Latin Extended Additional (246), Greek Extended (233), General Punctuation (39), Superscripts and Subscripts (28), Currency Symbols (14), Letterlike Symbols (1), Mathematical Operators (2), Private Use Area (9), Alphabetic Presentation Forms (5).


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Font Info

Gentium is a basic, serif font designed by SIL International. The font is licensed as Public Domain / GPL / OFL. Public domain fonts are free of known copyright restrictions because intellectual property rights have been forfeited by the respective author or property rights have expired. The font is free for both personel and commercial usage. For your questions, please contact the designer directly from

The zip archive contains the following files:

  • › GENTIUM-FAQ.txt
  • › GentiumDesignSource.vfb
  • › GentiumIDesignSource.vfb
  • › OFL-FAQ.txt
  • › OFL.txt
  • › QUOTES.txt
  • › README.txt
  • › FONTLOG.txt
  • › GenAI102.TTF
  • › GenAR102.TTF
  • › GenI102.TTF
  • › GenR102.TTF
License Type: Public Domain / GPL / OFLDownload
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