The new system font available for the Mac has the font called "Zeal" that
includes the male-female symbols. You have to load Zeal, open the Key Caps
application that comes with the system software then depress the option key to
see the symbols.
In note <carmean-2411941145460001 at creslab2.biol.sfu.ca>, carmean at sfu.ca (Dave
>I am looking for a (free?) font for Macintosh that includes
>male and female symbols. If you know of any (preferably with a
>FTP/gopher/WWW address) I would greatly appreciate the information.
>>I am also curious why these seem to be missing from symbols- I would at
>least think the medical world would have some influence in their
>inclusion. Or more cynically, the astrological world.
>>Thanks in advance,
>Simon Fraser University
>Burnaby, BC CANADA V5A 1S6
>>carmean at sfu.ca