Alphabets of chinese. An alphabet is a standard set of letters basic written symbols or graphemes that represent the phonemes basic significant sounds of any spoken language it is used to write. This is a list of writing systems or scripts classified according to some common distinguishing featuresthere are at least 3866 languages that make use of an established writing system. Like the letters phoenician numbers are written from right to left.
Numerals phoenician numerals are built up from four elements in combination 6 7 8 and 11. Phonetic alphabets alpha bravo charlie delta february 2007 date. The alphabets of europe uses the following geographical and geophysical definition of europeeurope extends from the arctic and atlantic including iceland and the faroe islands southeastwards to the mediterranean including malta and cyprus with its eastern and southern borders being the ural mountains the ural river the caspian sea and anatolia inclusive of transcaucasia.
Up to index phonetic alphabets wordlists texts word and letter frequency newsgroups. Alternative spelling systems phonetic alphabets and other notation and language based communciation systems. 18 feb 2007 224259 0000 summary.
Phoneticspelling alphabets for various languages keywords. Means 143 100 20 20 1 1 1the numbers between one and 9 were written down as combinations of lines specifically i ii iii for the first three numbers but anything between 4 and 9 were combinations sets of iii and ii or. The name of the languages in which the script is written follows in brackets particularly in the case where the language name differs from the script name.
Due to globalisation the roman alphabet the most widely used writing system in the world has domineered as an economic powerhouse. Langtolang is a multilingual dictionary translating fromto english albanian arabic breton catalan chinese simplified. Yet the information ages incessant use of web 20 technologies having had a big impact on the way we communicate has called for the creation of new web based fonts of many scripts.
The japanese alphabet is usually referred to as kana specifically hiragana and katakanawhile the hiragana consists of 48 syllables it is a phonetic alphabet where each alphabetic combination represents just a single sound.