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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abjad

An abjad is a type of writing system where each symbol stands for a consonant, leaving the reader to supply the appropriate vowel. The name abjad is based on the old Arabic alphabet's first four letters – a, b, j, d – to replace the common terms "consonantary", "consonantal alphabet" ...

www.britannica.com/topic/consonantal-writing-system

Consonantal writing systems, as the name implies, represent the consonantal ... all be represented by the same character—insist that the script is an alphabet.

www.oxfordreference.com/viewbydoi/10.1093/acref/9780199202720.013.0653

One in which the characters represent consonants, with vowels either not indicated or indicated by subsidiary marks. The original North.

wikivisually.com/wiki/Consonantal_alphabet

The name abjad is based on the old Arabic alphabet's first four letters – a, b, j, d – to replace the common terms "consonantary", "consonantal alphabet" or ...

www.omniglot.com/writing/alphabetic.htm

An index of the abjads, or consonant alphabets, on Omniglot, including abjads in use, such as Arabic and Hebrew, and those no longer used.

linearbknossosmycenae.com/tag/consonantal-alphabet

Posts about consonantal alphabet written by vallance22.

www.history.com/news/ask-history/who-created-the-first-alphabet

Aug 6, 2014 ... Before the alphabet was invented, early writing systems had been ... this consonantal alphabet—also known as an abjad—consisted of 22 ...

www.abcfastphonics.com/consonant-letters.html

When sounding consonants, air flow is interrupted or limited by the position of the tongue, teeth or lips. The majority of letters in the alphabet are consonant ...

encyclopedia2.thefreedictionary.com/Consonantal+Writing

Some scholars consider consonantal writing to be also alphabetic, since the symbol (grapheme) in consonantal writing generally corresponds to one speech  ...