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Re: Alphabet

Monday, January 28, 2002, 7:43 AM ghItlh
Subject: Re: Alphabet

>It sounds like that Klingon writing system may be more like that of Terran
>languages such as Chinese or Japanese using pictograms rather than actual
>letters. Or it could even be hirogliphs as in ancient Egyptian. We probably
>never know unless Mr. Okrand tells us.  But it is always fun to speculate.
>T. West

I vote for syllabary (like Sumerian, Akkadian, early Ugaritic and
Phoenician, modern Amkharic, Japanese Kana). It better suits the language...


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