Ogham, an ancient alphabet used to write Old Irish and other Brythonic/Brittonic languages — Fran B. ANAYA (Traductor Literario/Literarischer Übersetzer/Literary Translator/Литературный переводчик)


Ogham (OH-am) is an ancient alphabet used to write Old Irish and other Brythonic/Brittonic languages (such as Pictish, Welsh) from about the 3rd century CE. The Ogham alphabet is sometimes called the ‘Celtic Tree Alphabet’ as each letter is assigned a tree or plant name. However, this was probably done after the initial creation of the Ogham script. After […]

via Ogham, an ancient alphabet used to write Old Irish and other Brythonic/Brittonic languages — Fran B. ANAYA (Traductor Literario/Literarischer Übersetzer/Literary Translator/Литературный переводчик)

Advertisements
Post a comment or leave a trackback: Trackback URL.

Comments

  • Edward-David Ruiz  On January 15, 2019 at 12:09 am

    This is most informative. Thank you kindly for sharing.  Best regards from these far-flung islands. e/s

    Liked by 1 person

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: