A-tom-tom Code (/-\\/\-\\/\ ////\//////\)
A-tom-tom Code is a simple alternative alphabet for English made up
of different combinations of forward and back slashes. It was invented
for fun by Hayden, who imagines it used as a code for telegrams. It
aims to be more orderly than Morse Code, on which is was modelled.
- Type of writing system: alphabet
- Direction of writing: left to right in horizontal lines.
- Used to write: English, and could be used to write other languages
written with the Latin alphabet.
/\\\/\\\/ /\\\//\\///\/// ///\/\\\\//////\\/\ //\///\ ///\//\//\/// //\/\///\/\ /\///////
/\/\\/\//\/\\\/ /\\\\/// /////\\\///\\////\\\\\/\\/\/ /\/////// /\///\\\///\/\\\\/\\/\.
\\/\/\\/\\/\/ //\///\ /\\////////\///\\/\//// //\\/\\\\\/\/\\ /\///\/\/\/\/\/// /\///////
////\/\///\/\////\\\/\\///////\ /\/////// \/\/\\/\/\//\\\\///// ////\\/\ \\/\/\///\\//\//////\/\
/\/\////\ /\////\/\\/\/\\/\/\// /\\\\/// / \/\//\//\\\/\///\\\\\/\ /\///\ ///\///\/\\/\/\\/\/\///\\/\//\/////.
All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights. They
are endowed with reason and conscience and should act towards one another
in a spirit of brotherhood.
(Article 1 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights)
If you have any questions about A-tom-tom Code, you can contact Hayden at:
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