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    split-graphemes

    Divide ligature letters such as Thai, Khmer letters and complex emoji into array of graphemes. You can simply use this library instead of Array.from to get graphemes.

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    Installation

    $ npm install split-graphemes
    

    Examples

    Emoji

    // An emoji '👨‍👩‍👦‍👦' consists of 4 people face emoji joined by Zero Width Joiners (ZWJ).
    const chars = Array.from('👨‍👩‍👦‍👦') // ['👨', ZWJ, '👩', ZWJ, '👦', ZWJ, '👦']
    // It is interpreted exactly as one character!
    const chars = splitGraphemes('👨‍👩‍👦‍👦') // ['👨‍👩‍👦‍👦']

    Khmer characters

    Array.from('ប៉ុស្ដិ៍') // ['ប', '៉', 'ុ', 'ស', '្', 'ដ', 'ិ', '៍']
    splitGraphemes('ប៉ុស្ដិ៍') // ['ប៉ុ', 'ស្ដិ៍']

    Japanese NFD

    splitGraphemes('ごん゙に゙ぢば') // ['ご', 'ん゙', 'に゙', 'ぢ', 'ば']
    splitGraphemes('パピプペポ') // ['パ', 'ピ', 'プ', 'ペ', 'ポ']

    English

    splitGraphemes('Hello') // ['H', 'e', 'l', 'l', 'o']

    Supported ligature characters

    The list of characters is at here.

    Install

    npm i split-graphemes

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    Version

    0.5.0

    License

    MIT

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