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Table 2 Syllabification actions used in the algorithm

From: An open-source rule-based syllabification tool for Brazilian Portuguese

Case Action
Case 1 V is separated from the next grapheme
Case 2 V is attached to the next grapheme and separated from the subsequent graphemes
Case 3 V is attached to the previous grapheme and separated from the subsequent graphemes
Case 4 V is attached to the previous and next graphemes, andseparated from the subsequent graphemes
Case 5 V is attached to the next two graphemes and separated from the third grapheme
Case 6 V is attached to the previous grapheme and all the graphemes until the final position