Moj alphabet   Moj

Moj is the alphabetic representation of the Qatama language. Moj and the Qatama conlang were invented by Carl Buck for use in his conworld, Qatama. It was first created in mid 1999 and has slowly developed to its current form.

Notable features

  • Moj is written from left to right in horizontal lines, it may also be written vertically from top to bottom.
  • The word moj not only refers to the script but also means "to write" in Qatama.
  • Moj was inspired by the Tibetan, Klingon, and Masonic writing systems.
  • Moj contains 14 consonants, 4 vowel diacritics and 2 vowel carriers.

Moj consonants

Moj consonants

Moj vowels

Moj vowels

  • The vowel carriers are used when a vowel begins a word or for diphthongs.
  • The vowel carriers are not used when the script is written vertically.
  • There is no punctuation used in Qatama, pauses stops and questions are understood throught the use of context and particles.
  • The three different pronunciations of 'j' are dialectual in Qatama.

Moj numerals

Moj numerals

Moj sample text

Sample text in Moj

Useful phrases in Qatama


Information about Qatama

If you have any questions about Moj, you can contact Carl at: cfbuckjr[at]gmail[dot]com

Writing systems by Carl Buck

Ajan, Ecta, Eshta, Kala, Kitse, Moj, Naua, Pesato, Uyata, Zhongyinzi

Other constructed scripts for constructed languages