Romanabic is a modified version of the Arabic script designed to write English. It was created by Thomas Maska (, who has always liked the Arabic script and wanted to make it more accessible to English speakers.

Notable features

  • Romanabic is written from right to left in horizontal lines.
  • The letters have different shapes depending on whether they appear at the beginning, middle or end of a word or on their own.
  • The vowels are indicating by diacritics which appear above or below a special vowel carrier.

Romanabic script

Romabic script

Sample text in Romanabic

Sample text in Romanabic


All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights.
(Part of article 1 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights)

Other writing systems invented by Thomas Maska

Avallaen, Ling'amon', Olorexh, Romanabic, Scriptic II, Talisman

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