fonts-senamirmir-washra - collection of unicode fonts for the Ethiopic script

Property Value
Distribution Debian 9 (Stretch)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename fonts-senamirmir-washra_4.1-9_all.deb
Package name fonts-senamirmir-washra
Package version 4.1
Package release 9
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category fonts iso15924::ethi made-of::font role::data x11::font
License -
Maintainer Sebastian Bator <>
Download size 883.61 KB
Installed size 2.47 MB
WashRa is, simply, a set of eleven Ethiopic fonts. All of them support the
Ethiopic standard included in Unicode 3.0. The fonts are: Ethiopia Jiret,
Ethiopic Zelan, Ethiopic WashRa Bold, Ethiopic WashRa SemiBold, Ethiopic
Yigezu Bisrat Gothic, Ethiopic Hiwua, Ethiopic Fantuwua, Ethiopic Yebse,
Ethiopic Wookianos, Ethiopic Tint, Ethiopic Yigezu Bisrat Goffer.
These fonts were developed by Abass Alamnehe of the Senamirmir Project
The WashRa fonts are released under the SIL Open Font License and for more
information please visit


Package Version Architecture Repository
fonts-senamirmir-washra_4.1-9_all.deb 4.1 all Debian Main
fonts-senamirmir-washra - - -


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Binary Package fonts-senamirmir-washra_4.1-9_all.deb
Source Package fonts-senamirmir-washra

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install fonts-senamirmir-washra deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install fonts-senamirmir-washra




2014-04-16 - Sebastian Bator <>
fonts-senamirmir-washra (4.1-9) unstable; urgency=low
* Corrects Vcs-Browser URL (closes: #738145) 
* Checked for compatibility which standards 3.9.5 (no changes)
2013-04-18 - Sebastian Bator <>
fonts-senamirmir-washra (4.1-8) experimental; urgency=low
* Convert the repository from svn to git
* Add upstream branch for use by git-buildpackage
* Update Vcs-* Fields to reflect the use of git
* Set "Multi-Arch: foreign" to add multiarchitecture support
* Bumb debhelper compatibility to 9
* Update to Standards version 3.9.4 (checked, no changes)
2012-06-06 - Sebastian Bator <>
fonts-senamirmir-washra (4.1-7) quantal; urgency=low
* Compress the package with xz
2012-05-13 - Sebastian Bator <>
fonts-senamirmir-washra (4.1-6) unstable; urgency=low
* Upgraded to policy manual version
Formated debian/copyright according to machine readable format version 1.0
* Updated maintainer email-adress
* Added (empty) debian/watch
2011-04-02 - Sebastian Bator <>
fonts-senamirmir-washra (4.1-5) unstable; urgency=low
* Removed Maintainer nickname
* Removed lintian overrides for maintainer-not-full-name
2011-03-19 - Eremit7 <>
fonts-senamirmir-washra (4.1-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Register documentation under the new package name
* Added lintian override for maintainer-not-full-name 
2011-02-27 - Eremit7 <>
fonts-senamirmir-washra (4.1-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Removed defoma
* Updated Debian Standard to 3.9.1
* Fixed the discription
* Minor fixes and deleted some unnessary files
2011-01-18 - Eremit7 <>
fonts-senamirmir-washra (4.1-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Changed Name to "fonts-senamirmir-washra" according to new nameing schema
for fonts
2010-05-22 - Eremit7 <>
ttf-washra-fonts (4.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #594587, LP: #68863) 
* liberated master_test.doc to master_test.odt and adjusted 
page margin

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