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The vert-origin-y attribute indicates the y-coordinate in the font coordinate system of the origin of a glyph to be used when drawing vertically oriented text.

You can use this attribute with the following SVG elements:

Usage notes

Value <number>
Default value ascent value
Animatable No

This value indicates the y-coordinate of the origin of a glyph for vertically oriented text.


Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) 1.1 (Second Edition)
# FontElementVertOriginYAttribute

Browser compatibility

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See also