semantic values, 11
semantics, 159
semicolon (;), 399
in Unicode database files, 229
Sentence Break (SB), 226
sentence text element, 264
SentenceBreakProperty.txt file, 264
sequences of characters, 235
serialization, 140
serif, 32
servers, 525
language negotiation and, 539
sfc (Simple Case Folding), 226
SG * (Surrogates) LineBreak property value,
280
SGML (Standard Generalized Markup
Language), 110–114, 557
characters and, 480
sgml subtype for, 500
sharp s (ß), 408
sharp sign (#), 386, 396
Shaw (Shavian) script code, 348
Shift key, 77, 81
shift out (SO) character, 405
shift-trimmed setting for collation elements,
263
shifted setting for collation elements, 263
Shift_JIS encoding for Japanese, 145
shortcuts, defining, 100
“Show Formatting” mode (MS Word), 85
SI (International System of Units), 21, 396
symbols and, 410
SI (shift in) character, 405
SI notations, 445–449
signatures (sig), 547
Simonsen, K., 108
Simple Case Folding (sfc), 226
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc), 226
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc), 226
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc), 226
simplified writing system (Chinese), 380
single quotation mark, 432
single-octet encoding, 49
singleton decomposition characters, 250
Sinh (Sinhala) script code, 348
size of characters, 475
Sk General Category value, 218
slash (/), 386
slc (Simple Lowercase Mapping), 226
Slovak language, 357
Slovenian language, 357
Sm General Category value, 218
<small> tag, 238, 492
smart quotes (“”), 7, 100
SO (shift out) character, 405
So General Category value, 218
Soft Dotted (SD), 226
soft hyphen, 125, 274, 409, 434
SOH (startof heading) character, 405
solidus (/), 386, 399
division mark and, 411
Sorbian language, 357
sorting, 256–264
sound values of letters, 334
sounds in writing systems, 365
source (email), 508
SP * (Space) LineBreak property value, 280
space between characters, 103
space character (U+0020), 400, 426–431
spacebar, 77
spacing between characters, 475
spacing modifier letters, 449
<span> tag (HTML), 271
Spanish (es) ISO 639-1 code, 376
Spanish keyboards, 78
Spanish language, 357–359
Special block, 452
Special Case Condition (scc), 226
special characters, 71–118, 412
Special Characters menu, 85
SpecialCasing.txt file, 224, 253
speech synthesis, 369
spelling checks, 337, 369
spoofing, 343
<square> tag, 238, 492
square brackets ([ ]), 388
stability of design principles, 161
Standard Compression Scheme for Unicode
(SCSU), 313
Standard Generalized Markup Language
(SGML), 110, 557
characters and, 480
sgml subtype for, 500
standards, 188–198
standards of characters, 16
starter characters, 248
stc (Simple Titlecase Mapping), 226
stdin (standard stream input), 147
Index | 675

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