[NTG-context] How do I add cyrillic to my typescript/document?

Pablo Rodriguez oinos at gmx.es
Sun May 3 15:55:56 CEST 2020

On 5/3/20 2:56 PM, Gerben Wierda wrote:
> ConTeXtgarden had theanswer when I searched again:
> \setupbodyfont[dejavu]
> \mainlanguage[russian]

Hi Gerben,

I’m afraid they may be different issues: setting a language and getting
the glyphs required for that language.

See the following sample:

    \en typography}

Since you set the main language to Russian in the document, you would
have to mark all English texts properly. I doubt this may be what you

The way to get a fallback font would be (depending on which approach you
use) \definefontfallback or \definefallbackfamily.

A sample of the second option would read:


In any case,
explains the syntax of the first option (sorry, but I only use the
\definefontfamily approach).

Just in case it helps,


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