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“Canadian Aboriginal Syllabics - the only writing system that uses letter rotation to indicate vowels. Clever and beautiful!”

“Canadian Aboriginal Syllabics - the only writing system that uses letter rotation to indicate vowels. Clever and beautiful!”

"Nsibidi is a writing system of the Ejagham people of Nigeria. It is seen on tombstones, secret society buildings, costumes, ritual fans, headdresses, textiles, and in gestures, body and ground painting...

"Nsibidi is a writing system of the Ejagham people of Nigeria. It is seen on tombstones, secret society buildings, costumes, ritual fans, headdresses, textiles, and in gestures, body and ground painting...

Ce très joli et solide 24 x 36 murale décrit 51 systèmes d’écriture différents d’autour du monde, divisé en abjads, alphabets, alphasyllabaires, syllabaires, logosyllabaries et des solutions de rechange basée sur le signal. Comprend : Arabe, arménien, Bengali, Braille, birman, chinois, éthiopiennes,

Ce beau et robuste 24x36" wallchart décrit 51 systèmes d’écriture différents du monde entier, divisés en abjads, alphabets, abugidas, syllabaries, logosyllabaries, et des alternatives basées sur le signal. Comprend: arabe, arménien, bengali, braille, birman, chinois, éthiopien, géorgien, grec, gujarati, hébreu, hindi, Inuktitut, Japonais, Kannada, Khmer, Coréen, Lao, Malayalam, Morse Code, Oriya, Russe, Pendjabi, Sémaphore, Sinhala, Tamil, Telegu, Thaïlandais, Tibétain, et plus encore…

Conlangs: How to Create Your Own Language & Why [Infographic]

It might be likely that your upcoming fiction novel needs a made-up language. This infographic teaches you how to create conlangs for all your literary needs.

@Lound_scape : "Early humans as far back as 40000 years ago also developed a system of signs that is remarkably consistent across and between continents."  via @openculture #History #HumanHistory http://bit.ly/2tJqUBF http://bit.ly/2Hcqs6Y

@Lound_scape : "Early humans as far back as 40000 years ago also developed a system of signs that is remarkably consistent across and between continents." via @openculture #History #HumanHistory http://bit.ly/2tJqUBF http://bit.ly/2Hcqs6Y

Hindi and Nepali are both written in the Devanāgarī (देवनागरी) alphabet. Devanagari is a compound word with two roots: deva, meaning “deity,” and nagari, meaning “city.” Together, they imply a script that is both religious and urban or sophisticated.

The beauty of typography has no borders. While most of us work with the familiar Latin alphabet, international projects usually require quite extensive knowledge about less familiar writing systems from around the world. The aesthetics and structure of such designs can be strongly related to the shape and legibility of the letterforms, so learning about international writing systems will certainly help you create more attractive and engaging Web designs.

Hylian alphabet. Well now I have to learn this too.

L'hylien est la langue principale utilisée par la majorité des peuples aussi bien en Hyrule que dans les régions voisines. Cependant, il s'agit d'une langue instable qui a subit de grandes transfor...