New on CTAN: kanaparser

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Wed Jun 20 19:43:20 CEST 2018

Adam Zahumensky submitted the



Version number: 1.0
License type: bsd

Summary description: Kana parser for LuaTeX

Announcement text:

This is a kana parser for LuaTeX. It is a set of macros (4 total) that
handle transliteration of text: 1. from hiragana and katakana to Latin
2. from Latin and katakana to hiragana
3. from Latin and hiragana to katakana

It can be used to write kana directly using only the ASCII character
set or for education purposes. The package has support for obsolete and
rarely used syllables, some only accessible via the provided toggle


This package is located at

More information is at


   Thanks for the upload.

     For the CTAN Team
    Manfred Lotz

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