Abugida writing systems

2017-07-27T22:54:55+03:00[Europe/Moscow] en true Malayalam script, Odia alphabet, Baybayin, 'Phags-pa script, Amharic, Brahmi script, Siddhaṃ script, Javanese script, Abugida, Mon script, Modi alphabet flashcards Abugida writing systems
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  • Malayalam script
    The Malayalam script (Malayāḷalipi; IPA: [mələjɑːɭə lɪpɪ] ), also known as Kairali script is a Brahmic script used commonly to write Malayalam, which is the principal language of Kerala, India, spoken by 35 million people in the world.
  • Odia alphabet
    The Odia script, also known as Oriya script, is used to write the Odia language.
  • Baybayin
    Baybayin (Tagalog pronunciation: [baɪˈbaɪjɪn]; pre-kudlit: ᜊᜊᜌᜒ, post-kudlit: ᜊᜌ᜔ᜊᜌᜒᜈ᜔) (known in Unicode as Tagalog alphabet; see below), known in Visayan as badlit (ᜊᜇ᜔ᜎᜒᜆ᜔), and known in Ilocano as kur-itan/kurditan, is an ancient Philippine script derived from Brahmic scripts of India and first recorded in the 16th century.
  • 'Phags-pa script
    The 'Phags-pa script (Mongolian: дөрвөлжин үсэг "Square script") is an alphabet designed by the Tibetan monk and State Preceptor (later Imperial Preceptor) Drogön Chögyal Phagpa for Kublai Khan, the founder of the Yuan dynasty, as a unified script for the written languages within the Yuan.
  • Amharic
    Amharic (/æmˈhærɪk/ or /ɑːmˈhɑːrɪk/; Amharic: Amarəñña, IPA: [amarɨɲːa] ) is a Semitic language spoken in Ethiopia.
  • Brahmi script
    Brahmi (brāhmī) is the modern name given to one of the oldest writing systems used in South and Central Asia during the final centuries BCE and the early centuries CE.
  • Siddhaṃ script
    Siddhaṃ, also known in its later evolved form as Siddhamātṛkā, is the name of a script used for writing Sanskrit from c.
  • Javanese script
    The Javanese script, natively known as Aksårå Jåwå (ꦲꦏ꧀ꦱꦫꦗꦮaksarajawa) and Hånåcåråkå (ꦲꦤꦕꦫꦏhanacaraka), is an abugida developed by the Javanese people to write several Austronesian languages spoken in Indonesia, primarily the Javanese language and an early form of Javanese called Kawi, as well as Sanskrit, an Indo-Aryan language used as a sacred language throughout Asia.
  • Abugida
    An abugida /ˌɑːbuːˈɡiːdə/ (from Ge'ez አቡጊዳ ’äbugida), or alphasyllabary, is a segmental writing system in which consonant–vowel sequences are written as a unit: each unit is based on a consonant letter, and vowel notation is secondary.
  • Mon script
    The Mon script is a Brahmi-derived alphabet used to write Mon, and may be the source script of the writing systems of Burmese and Shan languages, as well as for other languages of Burma such as S'gaw, Eastern and Western Pwo, Geba, Palaung, and Red Karen languages, although it is not the only script that has been used for these languages.
  • Modi alphabet
    The name ‘Modi’ perhaps derives from the Marathi verb moḍaṇe (Marathi: मोडणे), which means “to bend or break”.