23 relations: Abugida, Braille, Braille kanji, Chōonpu, Dakuten and handakuten, Diacritic, Gemination, Glottal stop, Hiragana, Indian numerals, Interjection, Japanese language, Japanese particles, Kana, Kanji, Katakana, Latin alphabet, Night writing, Semivowel, Sokuon, Two-cell Chinese Braille, Voice (phonetics), Yōon.
An abugida (from Ge'ez: አቡጊዳ ’abugida), or alphasyllabary, is a segmental writing system in which consonant–vowel sequences are written as a unit: each unit is based on a consonant letter, and vowel notation is secondary.
Braille is a tactile writing system used by people who are visually impaired.
Kantenji, or braille kanji, is a system of braille for transcribing written Japanese.
The, also known as,,, or Katakana-Hiragana Prolonged Sound Mark by the Unicode Consortium, is a Japanese symbol that indicates a chōon, or a long vowel of two morae in length.
The, colloquially, is a diacritic sign most often used in the Japanese kana syllabaries to indicate that the consonant of a syllable should be pronounced voiced, for instance, on sounds that have undergone rendaku (sequential voicing).
A diacritic – also diacritical mark, diacritical point, diacritical sign, or an accent – is a glyph added to a letter, or basic glyph.
Gemination, or consonant elongation, is the pronouncing in phonetics of a spoken consonant for an audibly longer period of time than that of a short consonant.
The glottal stop is a type of consonantal sound used in many spoken languages, produced by obstructing airflow in the vocal tract or, more precisely, the glottis.
is a Japanese syllabary, one component of the Japanese writing system, along with katakana, kanji, and in some cases rōmaji (Latin script).
Indian numerals are the symbols representing numbers in India.
In linguistics, an interjection is a word or expression that occurs as an utterance on its own and expresses a spontaneous feeling or reaction.
is an East Asian language spoken by about 128 million people, primarily in Japan, where it is the national language.
Japanese particles, or, are suffixes or short words in Japanese grammar that immediately follow the modified noun, verb, adjective, or sentence.
are syllabic Japanese scripts, a part of the Japanese writing system contrasted with the logographic Chinese characters known in Japan as kanji (漢字).
Kanji (漢字) are the adopted logographic Chinese characters that are used in the Japanese writing system.
is a Japanese syllabary, one component of the Japanese writing system along with hiragana, kanji, and in some cases the Latin script (known as rōmaji).
The Latin alphabet or the Roman alphabet is a writing system originally used by the ancient Romans to write the Latin language.
Night writing, a.k.a. sonography, was a system of code that used symbols of twelve dots arranged as two columns of six dots embossed on a square of paperboard, and is now remembered as the forerunner of Braille.
In phonetics and phonology, a semivowel or glide, also known as a non-syllabic vocoid, is a sound that is phonetically similar to a vowel sound but functions as the syllable boundary, rather than as the nucleus of a syllable.
The is a Japanese symbol in the form of a small hiragana or katakana tsu.
Two-cell Chinese Braille was designed in the 1970s and is used in parallel with traditional Chinese Braille in China.
Voice is a term used in phonetics and phonology to characterize speech sounds (usually consonants).
is a feature of the Japanese language in which a mora is formed with an added sound, i.e., palatalized.