posted by Thom Holwerda on Fri 2nd Nov 2018 00:56 UTC
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There are plenty of dead words in languages all over the world, but can the same be said about ghost words? Floating around the murky regions of digitized Unicode values are anywhere between 60 and 100 yƫrei-moji - literally, "ghost characters" - haunting the Japanese kanji lexicon.

A fascinating and obscure form of digital archeology.


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