Turoyo, or Surayt, is an Aramaic language spoken by about 62,000 people in Mardin Province in the south east of Turkey and in Al-Hasakah and Qamishli in northeastern Syria. It has some mutual intelligibility with Assyrian Neo-Aramaic and Chaldean Neo-Aramaic, though not with Western Neo-Aramaic.
Turoyo is written with Syriac and Latin alphabets. The Latin alphabet for Turoyo is used in Sweden and was devised by Yusuf Ishaq and used to teach the language to Turoyo-speaking children in Swedish schools.
Download Turoyo chart provided by Wolfram Siegel (Word doc, in German)
Akkadian, Amharic, Arabic, Aramaic, Argobba, Assyrian / Neo-Assyrian, Canaanite, Chaha, Chaldean Neo-Aramaic, Ge'ez, Hadhramautic, Hebrew, Himyaritic, Jewish Neo-Aramaic, Maltese, Mandaic, Nabataean, Neo-Mandaic, Phoenician, Punic, Qatabanic, Sabaean, Sabaic, Silt'e, Syriac, Tigre, Tigrinya, Turoyo, Ugaritic, Western Neo-Aramaic
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