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Ancient languages

The pronunciation, writing systems, and historical period of the ancient languages.

Latin, Old English, Old Norse, Gothic, Celtic, Hittite, Old Greek, Slavonic, and Sanskrit are… 36 more words

Weekly Photo Challenge: Alphabet

1. Each week, we’ll provide a theme for creative inspiration. You take photographs based on your interpretation of the theme, and post them on your blog (a new post!) anytime before the following Friday when the next photo theme will be announced. 249 more words

Traditional

Writing System

Il’liyaut-ka is written on tree leaves.

Clusia major – also known as the “autograph tree” – is a tropical plant that, when scratched, heals in a way that leaves white scars, a form of “registering writing.” The fruit is poisonous. 217 more words

Conworld

My Conscript

I hesitate to attach this to any one language since it’s evolved so much over the years, but this is another iteration of the script I first developed when I was 11 or 12, back when it was just a cipher of the English alphabet.

Conlang

Nab̞èdjø Review!

So, in case you want to test your knowledge of my new conlang, here is a quiz!

http://www.onlineexambuilder.com/nabedjo-sounds/exam-13046

Language

The Wise Old Nun Knew the Minds of the Younger Nuns Very Well

賢  |  明  |  古  |  修  |  道  |  女  |  非  |  常  |  知

In the very first post of this blog, mention was made of the various syllabary employed in the… 209 more words

Foreign Language

Sign-Derived Kanji

上  |  下  |  大  |  日  |  中  |  本   |  車  |  治  |  電  |  新  

Previous posts discussed the difference between on-yomi and kun-yomi… 172 more words

Foreign Language