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Armenian alphabet

alphabet used to write the Armenian language

The Armenian alphabet is an alphabet that has been used to write the Armenian language since the 5th century.

Armenian alphabet
Armenian alphabet.svg
TypeAlphabet
Spoken languagesArmenian
Time period405 to the present
Parent systems
Sister systemsLatin
Cyrillic
Coptic
Unicode rangeU+0530 to U+058F,
U+FB13 to U+FB17
ISO 15924Armn
Note: This page may contain IPA phonetic symbols in Unicode.

The Armenian word for "alphabet" is այբուբեն (CA, EA: [aɪbubɛn], or WA: [aɪpʰupʰɛn]), named after the first two letters of the Armenian alphabet.

The monument to the Armenian alphabet in Nicosia, Cyprus

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Unicode Support for Armenian