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Eponymous

By Paulo Goode

Paulo Goode
Paulo Goode

Eponymous is an Egyptian-style typeface with chunky, scalloped serifs. It is available in five weights in both roman and italic. I have always loved slab serif type and have created Eponymous to fulfil a yearning for a versatile, stylish and contemporary slab face. A key design characteristic is the implementation of scalloped serifs which, to me, imbues the typeface with a distinctive personality. Make use of the Open Type features that are part of Eponymous. For a start, you can implement some stylistic alternates, so, if the main characters don’t quite suit your concept, try activating Stylistic Set 1. There’s also a full set of small caps included. You can mix and match these characters with regular lowercase to create some interesting unicase typography. Of course, all characters have complementing diacritics, enabling multi-language support.

Key features:

  • Eponymous is is an Egyptian-style typeface with chunky, scalloped serifs
  • 5 weights in roman and italic:
  • Light | Regular | Medium | Bold | Black
  • Full set of small caps with diacritics and figures
  • 30+ alternate characters
  • Full European character set
  • 650+ glyphs per font


Eponymous was redrawn and re-spaced to a higher standard in April 2021 (v2.0).

Slab Serif
Serif