More on the Hebrew alphabet, acrostic Psalms, and picture letters taken from our postal Hebrew courses. Additional latest alphabet letters chapters can be found in Lamentations and Proverbs – full details in the course: “BIBLICAL HEBREW made easy”. Area 1: Infinite Facts Series: No. The Police Letters Alphabet – No.
Distribution of the Cyrillic script worldwide as of 2008. Numerous Cyrillic alphabets are based on the Cyrillic script. Sounds are transcribed in the IPA. Non-Slavic alphabets are generally modelled after Russian, but often bear striking differences, particularly when adapted for Caucasian languages. In Uzbekistan, Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan, the use of Cyrillic to write local languages has often been a politically controversial issue since the collapse of the Soviet Union, as it evokes the era of Soviet rule and Russification. Roman letters, the Cyrillic script is usually adapted by the creation of entirely new letter shapes.
Bulgarian and Bosnian Sephardim without Hebrew typefaces occasionally printed Judeo-Spanish in Cyrillic. The following table lists the Cyrillic letters which are used in the alphabets of most of the national languages which use a Cyrillic alphabet. Exceptions and additions for particular languages are noted below. South Slavic languages, such as Serbian, share common features such as Ј. In the pre-reform Russian orthography, in Old Russian and in Old Church Slavonic the letter is called yer.