A guide to alphabets and other types of writing systems, including information about almost all the writing systems currently in use and many ancient ones that are no longer used.
- What is writing?
- Differences between writing and speech
- Types of writing system
- A-Z index
- Direction index
This section contains a collection of alphabets and other writing systems invented by visitors to Omniglot, and by writers, game designers, linguists and others to write natural and constructed languages.