Rakkas

by Zeynep Akay

Regular 400

Description

Rakkas is a single-weight display typeface supporting both Arabic and Latin scrips. The Latin is based on a blackletter style, but borrows heavily from the Arabic design, with heavy calligraphic strokes.

Designed by

Zeynep Akay

Category

Display

No. of styles

1

Aa
Bb
Cc
Dd
Ee
Ff
Gg
Hh
Ii
Jj
Kk
Ll
Mm
Nn
Oo
Pp
Qq
Rr
Ss
Tt
Uu
Vv
Ww
Xx
Yy
Zz
Åå
Ææ
Çç
Éé
Øø
Ññ
Üü
Žž
1234567890
‘¿?’
“!”
- – —
(&)
[*]
{@}
€£¥$¢
:;,.
<>+÷×=

Words

Questography

Havana Plywood

qualification

Château d’Yquem

hamburgevontpids

Högertrafikomläggningen

difficult waffles

Headlines

Brawny gods just flocked up to quiz and vex him

400

Uppercase Headlines

Brawny gods just flocked up to quiz and vex him

400

Standard Ligatures

font-feature-settings: 'liga', 'clig';

fl fl

Discretionary Ligatures

font-feature-settings: 'dlig';

fj fj
fm fm
fn fn
fr fr
ft ft
fu fu
gf gf
gi gi
tt tt
TT TT

Figures

1234567890

Proportional Oldstyle: 'pnum', 'onum'

1234567890

Proportional Lining (default): 'pnum', 'lnum'

1/2 1/4 3/4

Fractions: 'frac'

A1234

Superscripts: 'sups'

Ordinals

font-feature-settings: 'ordn';

3a 3a
4o 4o

Special Characters Explore all characters

&para;

§

&sect;

Recommended Pairings for Rakkas

Anger

lucius

Mercy

annaeus

Revenge

seneca

translated by robert a. kaster
and martha c. nussbaum

Paired with Vollkorn