[Genealogy.net-users-en] German characters


Thank you very much for that information.

Audrey Coming
Placentia, California, USA

In a message dated 3/2/2006 3:25:51 A.M. Pacific Standard Time,
gerd@schmerse.de writes:

Moin AUDREY8047@aol.com,

zur Mail vom Wed, 1 Mar 2006 14:56:52 EST:

I do not find one with the double dots over the E.

The Ë is not used in German, and the ë is used very rare, only sometimes to
designate that the e is spoken separately from the preceeding vowel - e.g.
in soëben.

I just translated my German GenWiki page on special characters into English
and included the umlauts - it is now under

Feel free to brush up my English as well as the names for the MS Windows
clicks after "<Start>" since I do not have an English Windows version.

Gerd (Schmerse)