[NTG-context] wrong hyphenation in ancient Greek?

Pablo Rodriguez oinos at gmx.es
Sat Oct 13 11:49:31 CEST 2018

On 10/13/18 11:05 AM, Thomas A. Schmitz wrote:
> On 13.10.2018 10:05, Pablo Rodriguez wrote:
>> [...]
>> Γν may be the beginning of word in Greek (such as γνῶσις), but even LSJ
>> has no word that begins with γμ.
> You're right, this shouldn't happen. I tried in vain to find the culprit 
> in lang-agr.lua and to see more with
> \enabletrackers[hyphenator.visualize,hyphenator.steps,languages.patterns]
> but failed. Arthur is the guru here, so maybe he has a suggestion?

I have just discovered that LuaLaTeX (from the TeX Live version that
comes with Fedora 32) does exactly the same with ancient Greek
(hyphenation is fine in modern polytonic Greek).

Just in case it helps,


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