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Ukrainian Braille is the braille alphabet of the Ukrainian language. It is based on Russian Braille, with a few additional letters found in the print Ukrainian alphabet.

Ukrainian Braille
Type
alphabet
LanguagesUkrainian
Parent systems
Braille
Print basis
Ukrainian alphabet

Contents

AlphabetEdit

Ukrainian does not use all the letters of the Russian alphabet, and it has the additional letters є, ґ, і, ї.

Print а a б b в v г h ґ g(?) д d е e є je ж zh з z и y
Braille                      
Print і i ї yi й j к k л l м m н n о o п p р r с s
Braille                      
Print т t у u ф f х kh ц ts ч ch ш sh щ shch ь ю ju я ja
Braille                      

The letter і was once found in Russian Braille, but has been dropped. є is the mirror image of a reported archaic form of Russian э. (See obsolete letters of Russian Braille.)

g was reported in Unesco (1990), but could not be confirmed by Unesco (2013). It is not repeated by Leksika.com.[1]

PunctuationEdit

Punctuation is from Unesco (1990) and has not been confirmed.

Single punctuation:

Print , . ? ! ; : - '
Braille                

Paired punctuation:

Print « ...... » ( ...... )
Braille        

FormattingEdit

italics capital number
     

NumbersEdit

Numbers are the letters a–j introduced with , as in other braille alphabets.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ БРАЙЛЯ ШРИФТ, Leksika.com.ua