[ languages grouped by writing system ]

The Four Essential Travel Phrases
Translation Index, Grouped by Writing System


Arabic Arabic   Arabic languages (Standard Arabic, Algerian, Baharna, Chadian / Shuwa, Egyptian, Gulf, Hassaniyya, Hejazi, Iraqi / Mesopotamian, Lebanese-Syrian, Libyan / Solaimitian, Moroccan, Palestinian-Jordanian, Sudanese, Tunisian), Azeri, Western Balochi dialects, Berber (Tamazight, Tarifit, Tashelhit), Brahui, Dari / Eastern Farsi, Hassaniyya, Indus Kohistani, Kalami / Gawri, Kazakh, Khowar / Chitrali, Kurdish (Bahdini, Kurmanji, Sorani), Kyrgyz, Maranao, Ottoman Turkish, Panjabi, Pashto, Persian / Western Farsi, Seraiki, Shabaki, Sindhi, Tamazight, Tarifit, Tashelhit, Urdu, Uyghur, Uzbek, Wakhi, Yakan top
Armenian Armenian (Aybuben)   Armenian dialects top
Avoiuli Avoiuli   Raga / Hano top
Balinese Balinese   Balinese top
Bangla Bangla   Assamese, Bengali / Bangla dialects, Chakma, Chittagonian, Karbi / Mikir, Kokborok, Meitei / Manipuri, classical Sanskrit, Sylheti top
Blissymbols Blissymbols   Blissymbolics top
Braille Braille   English, German top
Buginese / Lontara Buginese / Lontara   Buginese / Bugis, Makassar, Selayar top
Burmese/Myanmar Burmese / Myanmar   Burmese/Myanmar, classical Sanskrit top
Cham Cham   Eastern Cham top
Cherokee Cherokee   Cherokee top
Coptic Coptic   Coptic, Old Nubian top
cuneiform cuneiform   Akkadian, Hittite, Ugaritic top
Cyrillic Cyrillic   Abkhaz, Altai, Azeri, Bashkir, Belarusian, Bulgarian, Chechen, Cheremis / Mari, Chuvash, Crimean Tatar, Dungan, Erzya, Kabardian, Karachay-Balkar, Karakalpak, Kazakh, Khanty, Kumyk, Kurmanji Kurdish, Kyrgyz, Lak, Macedonian dialects, Mari, Moksha, Moldovan, Mongolian, Montenegrin, Nenets, Nganasan, Nogai, Old Church Slavonic, Ossetic, Russian (modern and historical), Sami / Saami languages, Selkup (Srednyaya Ob-Ket and Taz dialects), Serbian, Southern Altai, Tajik, Tatar, Turkmen, Tuvan, Ubykh, Udmurt / Votyak, Ukrainian, Uyghur, Uzbek, Wakhi, Yaghnobi, Yakut, Yukaghir top
Devanagari Devanagari   Awadhi, Bhojpuri, Chhattisgarhi, Fiji Hindi, Gondi, Hindi, Kolami, Konkani, Kutchi, Lambadi / Sugali, Marathi, Nepal Bhasa / Newar, Nepali, Pardhan, classical Sanskrit   top
Ethiopic Ethiopic   Amharic, Bilen, Ge'ez, Oromo, Tigré, Tigrinya, Xamtanga / Agew top
mxedruli Georgian (Mkhedruli)   Georgian, Mingrelian top
Glagolitic Glagolitic   Old Church Slavonic top
Gothic Gothic   Gothic top
Grantha Grantha   classical Sanskrit top
Greek Greek   Aromanian / Vlach, Arvanitika, Greek (modern and ancient/New Testament Greek), Pontic, Tsakonian top
Gujarati Gujarati   Gujarati, Kutchi, classical Sanskrit top
Gurmukhi Gurmukhi   Panjabi, classical Sanskrit top
Hankul Hankul   Korean top
Hebrew Hebrew   Aramaic, Hebrew (modern, Biblical), Judeo-Portuguese, Ladino, Yiddish top
hieroglyphics hieroglyphics   Ancient Egyptian top
Inuktitut Inuktitut   Eastern Canadian Inuktitut top
Javanese Javanese   Javanese (Solo and Jawa Halus / High Javanese dialects) top
Kannada Kannada   Kannada, Konkani, Lambadi / Sugali, classical Sanskrit, Tulu top
Khmer Khmer   Cambodian / Khmer, classical Sanskrit top
Lantsa Lantsa   classical Sanskrit top
Lao Lao   Iu Mien, Lao top
Latin Latin   Abnaki, Achterhoeks, Afar, Aceh, Afrikaans dialects, Akan, Akha, Albanian languages, Allemannisch / Swiss German dialects, Alpine Provençal, Altai, Anuak, Apache, Apma, Aragonese, Arapaho, Aromanian, Assiniboine, Asturian, Australian Kriol, Auvergnat Occitan, Aymara, Azeri, Badaga, Bahamas Creole English, Balinese, Western Balochi dialects, Bambara, Basque / Euskara, Bassa Sunda / Sundanese, Bavarian, Bawean, Belize Crole English, Bemba, Berber (Tamazight, Tarifit, Tashelhit), Bikol, Biloxi, Binukid, Bislama, Bosnian, Breton, Brunei-Kedayan, Buginese / Bugis, Bura, Cajun French, Cameroon Pidgin / Kamtok, Cantabrian, Capeverdean Creoles, Capiznon, Caribbean Hindustani, Catalan dialects, Cebuano, Central Bicolano, Central Malay, Central Yup'ik, Chagga, Chakma, Eastern Cham, Chamorro, Champenois, Chechen, Chippewa / Western Ojibwa, Chokwe, Chrau, Chuuk, Cockney Rhyming Slang, Comorian, Cook Islands Maori / Rarotongan, Cornish, Corsican, Cree, Creek, Crimean Tatar, Crioulo, Croatian dialects, Czech dialects, Dakota, Dalecarlian, Dalmatian, Daman Indo-Portuguese, Danish, Dawan / Uab Metô dialects, Digo, Dinka, Dong / Kam, Drehu, Drents, Duala, Dunglish, Duri, Dutch dialects, Dayak Ngaju, Dogrib, Eastern Canadian Inuktitut, Ebonics, Elmer Fudd, Emiliano-Romagnolo dialects, English dialects, Eskimo (Central Yup'ik, Eastern Canadian Inuktitut, Kalaallisut/Greenlandic), Estonian, Ewondo, Extremaduran, Fanagalo, Fante, Faroese, Fataluku, Fiji Hindi, Fijian, Filipino / Tagalog, Finnish, Flemish, Fon-Gbe, Forro / Sãotomense, Franco-Provençal, French dialects, French Cree / Michif, Frisian languages (Western, Northern), Friulian, Fula / Adamawa Fulfulde, Fwâi, Ga, Gaétric, Gagauz, Galician, Gallo, Ganda, Garifuna, Gascon Occitan dialects, German dialects, Gorontalo, Greenlandic Inuktitut / Kalaallisut, Gronings, Paraguayan Guaraní, Gullah, Gupapuyngu / Yolngu Matha, Haitian Creole French, Gusii / Kisii, Gutnish / Gotlandic, Guyanese Creole, Hano / Raga, Hausa dialects, Hawaiian, Hawaiian Creole English, Haya, Herero / Ochiherero, Hiligaynon, Hiri Motu, Hmar, Hmong, Hungarian, Iaai, Iban, Ibibio, Icelandic, Igbo, Igpay Atinlay, Ilocano, Ikalanga, Ilonggo / Hiligaynon, Indonesian, Indo-Portuguese, Ingrian, Inuktitut (Eastern Canadian), Iraqw, Irish, Istriot, Italian dialects, Iu Mien, Jamaican Creole English, Jamska, Jarai, Jatvingian / Sudovian, Javanese dialects, Jerigonza, Jersey-French, Jingpho, Judeo-Portuguese, Jula / Dyula, Jutish, Kadazandusun, Kalaallisut / Greenlandic, Kalanga / Ikalanga, Kalenjin, Kamba, Kamtok, Eastern Kanjobal / Q'anjob'al, Kansa, Kaonde, Kapampangan, Kaqchikel, Karakalpak, Karbi / Mikir Kashubian, Kazakh, Kedayan / Brunei-Kedayan, Kemak, Kerinci, Khana, Khasi, Kikuyu, kiMbundu / Loanda Mbundu, Kinyarwanda, Kiribati / Gilbertese, kiRundi / Rundi, Kisii, Koasati, Koho, Kokborok, Kölsch, Kongo / kiKongo, Konkani, Koya, Krio, Kriol, Kumyk, Kupang Malay, Kurmanji Kurdish, Kwanyama / Otjiwambo, Kyrgyz, Labinjonski, Ladin dialects, Ladino, Lakota, Languedocien Occitan, Latgalian, Latin, Latvian, Lesser Antillean Creole English, Lesser Antillean Creole French, Letemboi, Ligurian dialects, Limburgish dialects, Limousin Occitan, Lingala, Lithuanian dialects, Livonian, Livvi, The Smurfs, lolcats, Lombard (Bergamasco di Casirate d'Adda dialect), Lorrain dialects, Louisiana Creole French, Louisiana French, Lozi, Low Saxon, Lower Sorbian, Luba-Kasai, Luhya / Luyia, Luiseño, Lunda, Luo, Luvale, Luxembourgish, Ma'anyan, Maay, Madura, Makasae, Makassar, Malagasy, Malay, Malecite, Maltese, Mambae, Manado Malay, Mandinka, Manx, Maranao, Marquesan, Marshallese, Matigsalug, Mauritius Creole / Kreol Morisyen, Maya, Mende, Mesquakie, Michif, Micmac, Mískito, Mirandese, Mizo, Modenese, Montenegrin, Mòoré, Mordvin (Erzya, Moksha), Mushungulu, Muskogee / Creek, Nahuatl, Nakota / Assiniboine, Naleh / Letemboi, Nama / Damara, Napoletano-Calabrese, Nauruan, Navajo, Na'vi, Naxi, Ndau, Ndebele, Ndonga, Ndyuka, New Zealand Maori, Ngaju, Nias, Nigerian Pidgin English, Niuean, Nones, Norwegian (including Bokmål and Nynorsk), Nuer, Nyanja, Nyoro, Occitan (Alpine Provençal, Auvergnat, Gascon, Languedocien, Limousin, Provençal), Ogoni / Khana, Okinawan, Old Church Slavonic, Olonets Karelian / Livvi, Omaha, O'odham, Oromo, Osage, Oshiwambo / Ndonga, Palauan, Pampangan / Kapampangan, Pangasinan, Papiamentu, Passamaquoddy, Pennsylvania German, Penrhyn, Picard / Chtimi / Rouchi dialects, Piemontese, Pijin / Solomons Pidgin, Pingelapese, English for Pirates, Plains Cree, Plautdietsch, Pohnpeian, Poitevin, Polish, Ponca, Portuguese dialects, Provençal Occitan, Prussian, Pukapuka, Pular, Q'anjob'al, Quechua (Bolivian, Cusco, Ecuadorian), Rade, Raga, Rapa Nui, Redneck, Réunion Creole French, Romanian, Romansch dialects, Romany, Rongga, Rotokas, Rotuman, Roviana, Rundi, Runglish, Rwanda / Kinyarwanda, Sa, Salar, Sami / Saami languages, Samoan, Sãotomense, Sardinian, Sarnami Hindi, Saterfrisian, Scanian, Scottish Gaelic, Scots dialects, Sedang, Seke / Ske, Selayar, Sentani, Serawai / Central Malay, Serbian, Serer-Sine, Seselwa, Shingazidja Comorian, Shona, Sicilian, Sikaiana, Singlish, Sioux, Slovak dialects, Slovene dialects, Solomons Pidgin, Somali, Sona, Northern Sotho, Southern Sotho / seSotho, Southern Altai, Sowa, Spanglish, Spanish dialects, Sranan, Sri Lanka Portuguese Creole, Stellingwarfs, Sudovian / Jatvingian, Sukuma, Sumbawa, Sundanese, Susu, Swabian, Swahili / kiSwahili, Swati / siSwati / Swazi, Swedish dialects, the Muppets' Swedish Chef, Swiss German dialects, Sylheti, Tahitian, Takuu, Tamazight, Tarifit, Tashelhit, Tausug, Temne, Tetela, Tetun, Tlingit, Tok Pisin / New Guinea Pidgin English, Tokelauan, Tongan, Toraja, Trinidad Creole French, Tshiluba, Tsonga, Tswana / Setswana, Turkish, Turkmen, Tuvaluan, Twents, Twi, Uab Metô dialects, Uduk, Umbundu, Upper Franconian, Upper Saxon, Upper Silesian, Upper Sorbian, Uyghur, Uzbek, Valenciano, Veluws, Venda, Venetian dialects, Veps, Vietnamese, Vilamovian, Virgin Islands Creole English, Vlach / Aromanian, Võro, Waima'a, Wakhi, Walliserdeutsch, Wallisian, Walloon dialects, Welsh, Wolof (from Gambia, from Senegal), Wuvulu-Aua, Xhosa, xiTsonga, Yaghnobi, Yakan, Yaqui, Yemba, Yolngu Matha, Yoruba, Yucatan-Mayan / Maya, Zarma, Zazaki, Zeeuws, Zhuang, Zo, Zulu dialects top
Latin
historical variations of the Latin alphabet historical variations of the Latin alphabet   Middle Dutch, English (Old English, ...), German (Old High German, ...), Irish, Latin, Old French, Old Frisian, Old Italian, Old Norse (Old Gutnish, Old Icelandic, and Old Swedish), Old Occitan / Old Provençal, Old Saxon, Old Spanish, Prussian, Sudovian / Jatvingian top
Lepcha Lepcha   Lepcha top
Limbu Limbu   Limbu top
Malayalam Malayalam   Konkani, Malayalam, classical Sanskrit top
Manichean Manichean   Sogdian top
Meitei Meitei Mayek   Meitei / Manipuri top
Mongolian classical Mongolian / Manchu   Khalkha Mongolian, Manchu top
Ndyuka Ndyuka   Ndyuka top
Ol Cemet' Ol Cemet'   Santali top
old Italic alphabets old Italic alphabets   Oscan, Umbrian top
Oriya Oriya   Gadaba / Gutob, Oriya, classical Sanskrit top
Orkhon Orkhon   Old Turkic top
Osage Osage   Osage top
Osmanya Osmanya   Somali top
Pahawh Hmong Pahawh Hmong   Hmong top
Phags-pa Phags-pa   classical Sanskrit top
Phoenician Phoenician   Phoenician top
Ranjana Ranjana   classical Sanskrit, Nepal Bhasa / Newar top
runic alphabets runic alphabets   Hungarian, Old Norse (Old Gutnish, Old Icelandic, and Old Swedish), English from The Hobbit, How to Train Your Dragon, and Ultima top
Saurashtra Saurashtra   classical Sanskrit top
etc shorthand   German Unified Shorthand (German using Deutsche Einheitskurzschrift), Gregg Shorthand (English) top
Siddham Siddham   classical Sanskrit top
sign language sign language   American Sign Language (ASL) top
Sinhala Sinhala   Sinhala, classical Sanskrit top
Sinograms Sinograms   Cantonese / Yue Chinese, Classical / Literary Chinese, Dong / Kam, Gan Chinese, Hakka Chinese, Japanese dialects, Mandarin Chinese / Putonghua (Northern, Southern, and Shaanxi dialects), Min Dong Chinese, Min Nan Chinese (Amoy/Xiamen, Diojiu/Teochew, Shantou, and Taiwanese dialects), Vietnamese, Wu Chinese (Ningbo and Shanghai dialects), Zhuang top
Syloti Syloti Nagri   Sylheti top
Syriac Syriac   Syriac top
Tamil Tamil   Badaga, Tamil, classical Sanskrit top
Telugu Telugu   Bagata, Gadaba / Gutob, Gondi, Konda-Dora, Kotia / Adivasi Oriya, Kupia / Valmiki, Lambadi / Sugali, Pardhan, Telugu, classical Sanskrit, Yerukula / Kurru top
Thaana Thaana   Dhivehi / Maldivian top
Thai Thai   Iu Mien, Thai, classical Sanskrit top
Tibetan Tibetan   Dzongkha, Tibetan, classical Sanskrit top
Tifinagh Tifinagh   Berber languages: Tamazight, Tarifit, Tashelhit top
Vai Vai   Vai top
Thaana Yi   Lalo / Western Yi top
etc modern English using different systems   alternate alphabets (A-tom-tom Code, Celestial, colorAlphabet, Daggers, Deseret, Dscript, Enochian, Ewellic, Grand Alphabet, Hexahue, Magi, Malachim, Rotor Script, Shwa, Theban, Transitus Fluvii, and Visible Speech/Revised Organic Alphabet), IPA: International Phonetic Alphabet, language games (including Pig Latin and Ubbi Dubbi), semaphore flags, Shavian & Quickscript, shorthand, signal flags, spelling reform and innovation (Initial Teaching Alpahabet, Petersonian English, Unifon alphabet), tactile writing systems (Braille, Moon Type), technology (ASCII, EBCDIC, Leet, Morse Code, Palm Pilot, SMS Messaging, typewriter, others), J.R.R. Tolkien's works (Goblin Alphabet, Runes, Tengwar), transcribed/transliterated (into Arabic, Greek, Japanese, Russian, and many, many others) top
fiction fictional writing systems / constructed scripts  Algilez, Arêndron, Arrows, Atlantis, Eoin Colfer's Artemis Fowl series (Centaurean, Eternity Code, Gnommish), Avorenta, Ayeri, Ayvarith, Dastmen, Deini, Delason, Dingwempi, Futurama, Grand Alphabet (English, German, Russian), Hungarian using ConScripts (Gyorsrovás, Harta, HGV, Tengwar), Hymmnos, Idrani, Interlac, Këble, Korean using ConScripts (Emoel Gugu), Kryptonian, Movinon, Nesusin, Persian/Farsi using ConScripts (Bostani), David Peterson's languages (Epiq, Gweydr, Kamakawi, Njaama, Sathir, Sheli, Sidaan, Zhyler), Shiwi, Spocanian, STARGATE's Ancients alphabet, Star Trek (Borg, Klingon, Romulan, Vulcan), Star Wars' aurebesh alphabet, Thai using ConScripts (Tai Anphabet), J.R.R. Tolkien's works (Goblin Alphabet, Runes, Tengwar for Quenya and Sindarin), Ultima game series (Britannian Runes, Gargish Alphabet, Ophidian Alphabet), Uniscript, Verdurian languages (Axunašin, Barakhinei, Ismaîn, Verdurian), Visitor alphabet, Ygyde

See the regional index for a full list of constructed languages  
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