Gentium Font was designed by Victor Gaultney in 2003, before being released to the public in 2005. This wonderful typeface belongs to the Serif typeface family. Initially developed for use by SIL International, Gentium quickly spread among users of Linux distributions supporting its open-source formats.
The family comprises four full fonts – regular, bold, italic, and bold italic font styles. It also comes with a small-caps font style using a stylistic set that was originally designed as a display face.
This typeface is an “OpenType” font and is capable of rendering characters for almost all the languages in the world, thus making it a great choice if you need to support multilingual documents or web pages. This typeface is very best for copy-pastes functions. The alternative font of this typeface is Google Sans Font.
It also includes OT features such as automatic positioning of diacritic marks, improved spacing of diacritic marks in multilingual text, etc., to allow better internationalization.
This typeface has been designed to be as usable as possible on-screen and in print. It can be embedded into other documents for use by software that can’t render OpenType fonts. You can easily download it free from here without any problem.
Gentium Font can be used in word processing, graphic design, publishing, and more. It is especially useful when you want to produce multilingual documents, where the font is able to cover a wide range of glyphs for languages based on Latin script.
It is also useful when creating web pages, as the font is compatible with the internet’s standards for text formatting. you can also use this typeface for branded designs, visiting cards, and so on.
- Social media posts,
- Music videos
- T-shirt designs
- Adobe Photoshop
- Instagram photos
View of Gentium Font Family
|File formats||OTF & TTF|
|License||Free For Personal Use|
You can easily download and use this typeface for only private projects. If you want to use it for business purposes, then you will need to take permission from the owner of this typeface.
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FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)
What is Gentium font?
It is a member of the Serif typeface family. This typeface has a very elegant and outstanding texture look appearance for the viewers.
Is Gentium font on the Google font?
Yes, this typeface is available on the google play store. You can also download it free from here without any problem.
What font is closest to Gentium font?
The closest Font of this wonderful typeface is Amasis font.
How to install Gentium Font on Computer?
You can easily install it on your computer and Mac. Simply click on the Download Now button and then follow the instruction shown on the screen.