Writing Greek text in Latex

To write Ancient and/or Modern Greek using Latex download this Latex template or copy the following text to your favourite text editor.

% Author: Charalambos Themistocleous
% Date Created: 19.07.2014
% Typeset using XeLaTex
% I use the following fonts with XeLaTeX to Write Greek.
% To set the mainfont you need to have the fontspec package.
\setmainfont[Numbers={OldStyle, Proportional},
 Ligatures=TeX, Mapping=tex-text]{Brill-Roman}
% ---> Ligatures=TeX,
%Handling margins
\usepackage{enumitem} % I use this to change itemize [leftmargin=3cm, style=nextline]
This template allows users to write (Ancient and Modern) Greek in Latex. Note: you have to use the XeLaTex engine.\\ Χαιρετισμούς,\\
Χαράλαμπος Θεμιστοκλέους

Then compile it using XeLaTex.


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