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Tengwar alphabet for English

There are a number of different ways of writing English with Tengwar. The main difference between them is in the representation of vowels and diphthongs.

The version below is known as the Common Mode which has developed in recent years and has become the standard way of writing the tengwar among fans of the language. The vowels more or less duplicate English spelling rather than English pronunciation, as is the case with other modes.

Tengwar alphabet for English

Notes

Sample text (English mode by Måns Björkman)

Article 1 of the UDHR in English in the Tengwar alphabet

Sample text (English 2002 mode by Brendan Gordon)

Article 1 of the UDHR in English in the Tengwar alphabet

Transcribed using the Online Tengwar Transcriber

Transliteration

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)

Further information about writing English with Tengwar:

http://www.skymind.com/~ocrow/tengwar/tehtar.html

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