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Morgan S. Brilliant, Jon Pastor, and Frank F. Smith have each contributed to the following list of equivalent font names.

The following table shows trade/common names and the equivalent names used by other vendors. The vendor or trademark holder's name is shown in parenthesis following each typeface name.
 

Aachen Bold (Letraset)
Aardvark (Corel)

Activa (Bitstream, Inc.)
Kuenstler 480

Ad Lib
Adelaide (Corel)

Adsans (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Humanist 970

Akzidenz Grotesk (H. Berthold AG)
Gothic 725

Albertus (Monotype Corporation plc)
Flareserif 821

Aldine 401 (Monotype Corporation plc)
Bembo

Aldine 721 (Monotype Corporation plc)
Plantin

Algerian (S. Blake)
Algiers (Corel)

Allegro
Alto (Corel)

Amelia (VGC)
Amy (Corel)

Americana (ATF)
Amherst (Corel)

Antique Olive (Fonderie Olive)
Incised 901

Arnold Bocklin
Arabia (Corel)

Arquitectura (IC)
Architecture (Corel)

Avant Garde (ITC)
Avalon (Corel)

Badloc (IC)
Bedrock (Corel)

Balloon (ATF)
Bassoon (Corel)

Bamboo (ATF)
Bard (Corel)

Bauhaus (ITC)
Bahamas (Corel)

Bauhaus Heavy (ITC)
BahamasHeavy (Corel)

Bauhaus Light (ITC)
BahamasLight (Corel)

BeeBopp (IC)
Beehive (Corel)

Bembo (Monotype Corporation plc)
Aldine 401

Cancun (Corel)

Cascade (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Freehand 471

Cascade Script (Adobe)
Castanet (Corel)

Casino (IC)
Carino (Corel)

Caslon (ATF)
Casablanca (Corel)

Caslon Antique (ATF)
CasablancaAntique (Corel)

Caslon Open Face
CasperOpenFace (Corel)

Caslon Openfacce (Bitstream)
Caslon Openface (WordPerfect)

Centaur (Monotype Corporation plc)
Venetian 301

Century Old Style
CenturionOld (Corel)

Champagne (IC)
Campaign (Corel)

Charlemagne (Adobe)
Charlesworth (Corel)

Choc (Letraset)
Chalk (Corel)

Choc (Fonderie Olive)
Staccato 555

City (H. Berthold AG)
Square Slabserif 711

Codex (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Calligraphic 421

Comic Book (IC)
Cosmic (Corel)

Comic Book Two (IC)
CosmicTwo (Corel)

Cooper Black
Cupertino (Corel)

CopperPlate Gothic (VGC)
CopperPot (Corel)

Coronet (Ludlow Industries (UK) Ltd.)
Ribbon 131

Cottonwood (Adobe)
Cottage (Corel)

Croissant (Letraset)
Crescent (Corel)

Decorative 035 (Tetterode Nederland (Lettergieterij Amsterdam))
Profil

Delphin
Dauphin (Corel)

Diotima (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Calligraphic 810

Dom Casual
DawnCastle (Corel)

Dutch 801 (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Freehand 575

Jefferson
Freehand 591

Bingham Script
Freestyle Script (Letraset)

Freeport (Corel)
Fritz Quadrata (ITC)

France (Corel)
Frutiger (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)

Humanist 777
Futura 2 (FTNSA)

Fujiyama2 (Corel)
Futura Black (Bauer)

FujiyamaBlack (Corel)
Futura Cnd Extra Bol (FTNSA)

FujiyamaExtraBold (Corel)
Futura Cnd Extra Bold (FTNSA)

FujiyamaExtraBold (Corel)
Futura Cnd Light (FTNSA)

FujiyamaLight (Corel)
Futura Condensed (FTNSA)

Fujiyama (Corel)
Gallia Galleria (Corel)

Garamond (ITC)
Gatineau (Corel)

Garamond, American
Garamond No. 3

Garamond, Classic (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Sabon

Garamond, Elegant (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Granjon

Garamond, Italian (Officine Simoncini s.p.a.)
Simoncini Garamond

Garamond, Original (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Stempel Garamond

Geometric 231 (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Cable

Geometric 415 (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Metro

Geometric 706 (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Neuzeit Grotesk

Geometric SlabSerif 703 Light (Bitstream)
GeometricSlabSerif703Light (WordPerfect)

Geometric Slabserif 703 (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Memphis

Geometric Slabserif 712 (Monotype Corporation plc)
Rockwell

Honda (ITC)
Heidelberg (Corel)

Humanist 521 (Monotype Corporation plc)
Gill Sans

Humanist 521 (Bitstream, Inc.)
Hammersmith

Humanist 777 (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Frutiger

Humanist 970 (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)

Adsans

Incised 901 (Fonderie Olive)
Antique Olive

Incised 901 (Bitstream, Inc.)
Provence

Industrial 736 (Societea Nebiolo)
Torino

Informal 011 (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Neuland

Ionic No. 5 (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
News 701

Ironwood (Adobe)
Ireland (Corel)

Juniper (Adobe)
Jupiter (Corel)

Kabel Bold
KabanaBold (Corel)

Kabel Book (ITC)
KabanaBook (Corel)

Kaufmann (Kingsley/ATF)
Koala (Corel)

Korinna (ITC)
Korinthia (Corel)

Kuenstler 480 (Bitstream, Inc.)
Activa

Kuenstler 480 (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Trump Medieval

Kunstler Script (Linotype)
Kastler (Corel)

L.C.D. (Letraset)
LiquidCrystal (Corel)

Lapidary 333 (Monotype Corporation plc)
Perpetua

Letter Gothic
Monospaced (Corel)

Linoscript (Linotype)
Linus (Corel)

Linotext (Linotype)
Lincoln (Corel)

Lithos (Adobe)
Lithograph (Corel)

Lithos Light (Adobe)
Palette (Corel)

Palatino (Linotype)
PalmSprings (Corel)

Palatino (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Zapf Calligraphic

Palette (H. Berthold AG)
Brush 445

Paper Clip (VGC)
Pipeline (Corel)

Parisian (Kingsley/ATF)
Paragon (Corel)

Park Avenue (ATF)
Paradise (Corel)

Peignot (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Exotic 350

Peignot (Linotype)
Penguin (Corel)

Peignot Light (Linotype)
PenguinLight (Corel)

Pepita (Monotype)
Pepper (Corel)

Perpetua (Monotype Corporation plc)
Lapidary 333

Plantin (Monotype Corporation plc)
Aldine 721

Plaza (Letraset)
Playwright (Corel)

Ponderosa (Adobe)
Posse (Corel)

Post Antiqua (H.Berthold AG)
ProseAntique (Corel)

Poster Bodoni
Bodoni-WP (WordPerfect)

Present Script (Linotype)
President (Corel)

Princetown (TFCo)
Indiana (Corel)

Princetown (TFCo)
IndianaSolid (Corel)

Profil (Tetterode Nederland (Lettergieterij Amsterdam))
Decorative 035

Provence (Bitstream, Inc.)
Incised 901

Pump Triline (Letraset)
PowerLine (Corel)

Quicksilver (D.Morris)
Quantum (Corel)

Revival 565
Berling

Revue (Letraset)
Renfrew (Corel)

Ribbon 131 (Ludlow Industries (UK) Ltd.)
Coronet

Rockwell (Monotype Corporation plc)
Toronto (Corel)

Times Roman (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Dutch 801

Times Roman (Monotype Corporation plc)
Dutch 801

Torino (Societea Nebiolo)
Industrial 736

Traffic (T.Hultgren)
Trafalgar (Corel)

Transitional 521 (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Electra

Transitional 551 (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Fairfield

Trump Medieval (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Kuenstler 480

Umbra (Kingsley/ATF)
Umbrella (Corel)

Univers (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Zurich

Univers Black (Linotype)
USABlack (Corel)

Univers Light (Linotype)
USALight (Corel)

University Roman (Letraset)
Unicorn (Corel)

Uptight (ITC)
Uptown (Corel)

VAG Rounded
Vogue (Corel)

Venetian 301 (Monotype Corporation plc)
Centaur

Vivaldi (VGC)
Vivienne (Corel)

Zapf Calligraphic (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Palatino

Zapf Chancery (ITC)
ZurichCalligraphic (Corel)

Zapf Dingbats (ITC)
Dixieland (Corel)

Zapf Elliptical 711 (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Melior

Zapf Humanist 601 (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Optima

Zurich (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Univers

Zurich (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Univers

The Font Bureau, Inc., Microsoft
Eckmann

URW, Microsoft
Edda The Font Bureau, Inc., Microsoft

Elephant
Carter & Cone Type Inc., Microsoft

Elephant Italic
Carter & Cone Type Inc., Microsoft

Engravers' Gothic BT
Bitstream, WordPerfect

Eurostile
URW, Microsoft

Eurostile Bold
URW, Microsoft

Futura Bold
URW, Microsoft

Futura Medium
URW, Microsoft

Futura Oblique
URW, Microsoft

GeometricSlabSerifLight Italic
Bitstream, WordPerfect

Gill Sans Ultra Bold
Monotype, Microsoft

Gradl The Font Bureau, Inc., Microsoft
Harrington

The Font Bureau, Inc., Microsoft
Humanist 521 Condensed BT

Bitstream, WordPerfect
Humanist 521 Condensed Bold BT

Bitstream, WordPerfect
Humanist 521 Light BT

Bitstream, WordPerfect
Humanist 521 Light Italic BT

Bitstream, WordPerfect
Impact

Monotype, Microsoft
Keystroke

Corel, Corel
Kids Corel, Corel

Memorandum
ITC, Corel

Mistral
URW, Microsoft

New Caledonia
Linotype-Hell AG, Microsoft

New Caledonia Bold
Linotype-Hell AG, Microsoft

New Caledonia Italic
Linotype-Hell AG, Microsoft

Old English Text MT
Monotype, Microsoft

Onyx Monotype, Microsoft
Onyx BT

Bitstream, WordPerfect
WordPerfect

CG Omega
Hewlett-Packard

CG Omega Bold
Hewlett-Packard

CG Omega Bold Italic
Hewlett-Packard

CG Omega Italic
Hewlett-Packard

CG Times
Hewlett-Packard

CG Times Bold
Hewlett-Packard

CG Times Bold Italic
Hewlett-Packard

CG Times Italic
Hewlett-Packard

Century-WP
WordPerfect

Clarendon Condensed
Hewlett-Packard

CommercialScript-WP
WordPerfect

CooperBlack
WordPerfect

Coronet Italic
Hewlett-Packard

Eurostile-WP
WordPerfect

Garamond Antiqua
Hewlett-Packard

Garamond Halbfett
Hewlett-Packard

Garamond Kursiv

Benguit (ITC)
Bangkok (Corel)

Bernhard Tango (VGC)
BallroomTango (Corel)

Bisque (VGC)
Brisk (Corel)

Bitstream Arrust Black BT (Bitstream)
Bitstream Arrus Black BT (WordPerfect)

Block (H. Berthold AG)
Gothic 821

Bodoni Campanile (Ludlow Industries (UK) Ltd.)
Modern 735

Bodoni Poster
Bodnoff (Corel)

Book Jacket (VGC)
Brochure (Corel)

Bookman (ITC)
Brooklyn (Corel)

Broadway (ATF)
Bravo (Corel)

Broadway Engraved (ATF)
BravoEngraved (Corel)

Brody (ATF)
Briquet (Corel)

Brush 445 (H. Berthold AG)
Palette

Brush 738
Bison

Brush Script (ATF)
Banff (Corel)

Busorama (ITC)
Bosanova (Corel)

Buster (Letraset)
Busker (Corel)

Cable (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Geometric 231

Calligraphic 421 (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Codex

Calligraphic 810 (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)

Diotima
Carolus Roman

Carleton (Corel)
Carta (Adobe)

GeographicSymbols (Corel)
Cartoon

Times Roman
Dutch 801 (Montype Corporation plc)

Times Roman
Electra (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)

Transitional 521
Elektrik (VGC)

Eklektic (Corel)

Englische Screibschrift (H. Berthold AG)
English 157

English 157 (H. Berthold AG)
Englische Screibschrift

Enviro (Letraset)
Envision (Corel)

Eras (ITC)
Erie (Corel)

Eras Black (ITC)
ErieBlack (Corel)

Eras Contour (ITC)
ErieContour (Corel)

Eras Light (ITC)
ErieLight (Corel)

Estro (ATF)
Expo (Corel)

Eurostile (Adobe)
Euromode (Corel)

Eurostile (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Square 721

Exotic 350 (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Peignot

Fairfield (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Transitional 551

Fette Fraktur (ITC)
Frankenstein (Corel)

Firenze (ITC)
Florence (Corel)

Flareserif 821 (Monotype Corporation plc)
Albertus

Formal Script 421 (Bitstream, Inc.)
Mermaid

Formal Script 421 (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Ondine

Franfurt (TFCo)
FrankHighlight (Corel)

Frankfurt (TFCo)
FrankHighlight (Corel)

Franklin Gothic (ITC)
FrankfurtGothhic (Corel)

Franklin Gothic Heav (ITC)
FrankfurtGothicHeavy (Corel)

Freehand 471 (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Cascade

Freehand 521 (Ludlow Industries (UK) Ltd.)
Mandate

Geometric Slabserif 712 (Bitstream, Inc.)
Slate

Gill Sans (Monotype Corporation plc)
Humanist 521

Gill Sans Ultra Bold (Monotype)
GillbertUltraBold (Corel)

Glasnost (C&G)
Czar (Corel)

Glyphic Series (VGC)
Glacier (Corel)

Gold Rush (ATF)
GoldMine (Corel)

Gothic 725 (H. Berthold AG)
Akzidenz Grotesk

Gothic 821 (H. Berthold AG)
Block

Goudy Old Style
GoldenOldStyle (Corel)

Granjon (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Garamond, Elegant

Graphik (IC)
Griffon (Corel)

Graphik Shadow (IC)
GriffonShadow (Corel)

Hairpin (VGC)
Harpoon (Corel)

Hammersmith (Bitstream, Inc.)
Humanist 521

Hanseatic (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Swiss 924

Harlow (Letraset)
Hollow (Corel)

Hebrew (Letraset)
Alefbet (Corel)

Helv. Cnd. Black (Linotype)
SwitzerlandCondBlack (Corel)

Helv. Cond. Light (Linotype)
SwitzerlandCondLight (Corel)

Helvetica
Arial (Microsoft)

Helvetica (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Swiss 721

Helvetica (Linotype)
Switzerland (Corel)

Helvetica Black (Linotype)
SwitzerlandBlack (Corel)

Helvetica Condensed (Linotype)
SwitzerlandCond (Corel)

Helvetica Inserat (Linotype)
SwitzerlandInserat (Corel)

Helvetica Light (Linotype)
SwitzerlandLight (Corel)

Helvetica Narrow (Linotype)
SwitzerlandNarrow (Corel)

Hobo HomewardBound (Corel)
LithographLight (Corel)

Machine (ITC)
Motor (Corel)

Mandate (Ludlow Industries (UK) Ltd.)
Freehand 521

Melior (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Zapf Elliptical 711

Memphis (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Geometric Slabserif 703

Mermaid (Bitstream, Inc.)
Formal Script 421

Mermaid (Bitstream)
Merlin (Corel)

Metro (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Geometric 415

Micr (IC)
Keypunch (Corel)

Mistral (M.Olive)
Mystical (Corel)

Mistral (Fonderie Olive)
Staccato 222

Modern 735 (Ludlow Industries (UK) Ltd.)
Bodoni Campanile

Monospace 821
Helvetica Monospaced

Neuland (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Informal 011

Neuland
Newfoundland (Corel)

Neuzeit Grotesk (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Geometric 706

New Baskerville (ITC)
Nebraska (Corel)

New Century Schoolbook
NewBrunswick (Corel)

New Century Schoolbook
NewBrunswick (Corel)

New Yorker (IC)
NewOrder (Corel)

New Yorker Engraved (IC)
NewOrderEngraved

News 701 (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Ionic No. 5

Nuptial Script
Nuance (Corel)

Ondine (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Formal Script 421

Optima (Linotype)
Ottawa (Corel)

Optima (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Zapf Humanist 601

P.T.Barnum (Bitstream)
BigTop (Corel)

Paintbrush (IC)
Geometric Slabserif 712

Sabon (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Garamond, Classic

Simoncini Garamond (Officine Simoncini s.p.a.)
Garamond, Italian

Slate (Bitstream, Inc.)
Geometric Slabserif 712

Slogun (ZSoft)
Shogun (Corel)

Sonata (Adobe)
MusicalSymbols (Corel)

Souvenir (ITC)
Southern (Corel)

Square 721 (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Eurostile

Square Slabserif 711 (H. Berthold AG)
City

Squire (M.Neugebauer)
Scribe (Corel)

Staccato 222 (Fonderie Olive)
Mistral

Staccato 555 (Fonderie Olive)
Choc

Stempel Garamond (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Garamond, Original

Stencil
Stamp (Corel)

Stop (Nebiolo)
Scott (Corel)

Surf Style (ITC)
Surreal (Corel)

Swiss 721 (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Helvetica

Swiss 911
Helvetica Compressed

Swiss 921
Helvetica Inserat

Swiss 924 (Linotype AG and/or its subsidiaries)
Hanseatic

Symbol (ITC)
GreekMathSYmbols (Corel)

Symbol (ITC)
GreekMathSymbols (Corel)

Tekton (Adobe)
Technical (Corel)

Thor (VGC)
Viking (Corel)

Thunderbird
ThunderBay (Corel)

Tiffany (ITC)
Timpani (Corel)

Tiffany Heavy (ITC)
TimpaniHeavy (Corel)

Time (Linotype)

Some fonts are published by several vendors using the same name. This table shows the typeface name and the vendors that supply it. Generally this means that one vendor licensed the face from another.

Augsburger Initials
The Font Bureau, Inc., Microsoft

Baskerville Old Face
URW, Microsoft

Bell MT
Monotype, Microsoft

Bell MT Bold
Monotype, Microsoft

Bell MT Italic
Monotype, Microsoft

Bernhard Modern BT
Bitstream, WordPerfect

Bernhard Modern Bold BT
Bitstream, WordPerfect

Bernhard Modern Bold Italic BT
Bitstream, WordPerfect

Bernhard Modern Italic BT
Bitstream, WordPerfect

Bitstream Arrus BT
Bitstream, WordPerfect

Bitstream Arrus BT Bold
Bitstream, WordPerfect

Bitstream Arrus BT Bold Italic
Bitstream, WordPerfect

Bitstream Arrus BT Italic
Bitstream, WordPerfect

BitstreamArrus Black BT Italic
Bitstream, WordPerfect

Blackletter 686 BT
Bitstream, WordPerfect

Braggadocio
Monotype, Microsoft

BriemScript
Gunnlaugur SE Briem, Microsoft

Britannic Bold
URW, Microsoft

Brush 738 BT
Bitstream, WordPerfect

Castellar
Monotype, Microsoft

Centaur
Monotype, Microsoft

CommonBullets
Corel, Corel

Contemporary Brush
Filmotype, Microsoft

Contemporary Brush B
Filmotype, Microsoft

Desdemona
OzHandicraft BT

Bitstream, WordPerfect
Parade

Filmotype, Microsoft
Peignot Medium

URW, Microsoft
Playbill

URW, Microsoft
Ransom

The Font Bureau, Inc., Microsoft
Ransom Bold

The Font Bureau, Inc., Microsoft
Ransom Bold Italic

The Font Bureau, Inc., Microsoft
Ransom Italic

The Font Bureau, Inc., Microsoft
Ribbon 131 BT

Bitstream, WordPerfect
Shelley Volante BT

Bitstream, WordPerfect
Stencil

URW, Microsoft
Stop URW, Microsoft

Swiss 721 Black Extended BT
Bitstream, WordPerfect

Wide Latin
URW, Microsoft

Wingdings 2
Bigelow & Holmes, Inc., Microsoft

Wingdings 3
Bigelow & Holmes, Inc., Microsoft

The following table summarizes typeface names for which no equivalent name is known. The vendor is listed for each font.

Many of these fonts are built in to the HP LaserJet line of printers.

AdineKirnberg
shareware

Albertus Extra Bold
Hewlett-Packard

Albertus Medium
Hewlett-Packard

American-Uncial-Normal
shareware

Antique Olive
Hewlett-Packard

Antique Olive Bold
Hewlett-Packard

Antique Olive Italic
Hewlett-Packard

Broadway-WP
WordPerfect

BroadwayEngraved-WP

Symbol
Microsoft

Times New Roman
Microsoft

Univers
Hewlett-Packard

Univers Italic
Hewlett-Packard

Univers Bold
Hewlett-Packard

Univers Bold Italic
Hewlett-Packard

Univers Condensed
Hewlett-Packard

Univers Condensed Bold
Hewlett-Packard

Univers Condensed Bold Italic
Hewlett-Packard

Univers Condensed Italic
Hewlett-Packard

Wingdings
Microsoft

See: http://nwalsh.com/comp.fonts/FAQ/index.html for more information on fonts.

Excerpted from The comp.fonts FAQ, Copyright © 1992-96 by Norman Walsh

 


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