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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Latin_alphabet

The Latin alphabet or the Roman alphabet is a writing system originally used by the ancient Romans to write the Latin language. By way of its use throughout Europe in English, French, and Germanic variants, Romanized writing has grown to become the preferred alphabet globally (see Latin script), being used officially in ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Latin_script

Latin or Roman script is a set of graphic signs (script) based on the letters of the classical Latin alphabet, which is derived from a form of the Cumaean Greek version of the Greek alphabet, used by the Etruscans. Several Latin-script alphabets exist which differ in graphemes, collation and phonetic values from the classical ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_Latin_script

The oldest Latin inscriptions do not distinguish between /ɡ/ and /k/, representing both by C, K and Q according to position. K was used before A; Q was used (if at all) before O or V; C was used elsewhere. This is explained by the fact that the Etruscan language did not make this ...

www.britannica.com/topic/Latin-alphabet

Latin alphabet, also called Roman alphabet, most widely used alphabetic writing system in the world, the standard script of the English language and the languages of most of Europe and those areas settled by Europeans. Developed from the Etruscan alphabet at some time before 600 bc, it can be traced through Etruscan, ...

www.omniglot.com/writing/latin.htm

Latin alphabet. The Latin, or Roman, alphabet was originally adapted from the Etruscan alphabet during the 7th century BC to write Latin. Since then it has had many different forms, and been adapted to write many other languages. According to Roman legend, the Cimmerian Sibyl, Carmenta, created the Latin alphabet by ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=Latin+Alphabet&v=0oWWOJW3948
Apr 11, 2011 ... We may not speak Latin anymore, but that doesn't mean we don't know how it's pronounced. This video covers consonants, which are mostly the same as our Engli...

www.how-ocr-works.com/languages/latin-alphabet.html

Evidently, the “Russian” languages, Greek and Hebrew have a different alphabet from the Latin-based languages! Let's have a brief look at the various alphabets … In case you're wondering where the word “alphabet” comes from: the Latin alphabet was invented by the Semitic countries to the East of the Mediterranean Sea ...

www.ancientscripts.com/latin.html

Rome was a little quiet town on the shores of the Tiber river when her Latin- speaking citizens learned writing from the Etruscans. A few hundred years later, the Romans brought their alphabet to wherever they went (more specifically, conquered). Because of the prestige of Roman culture, many non-Roman " barbarian" ...

www.lexilogos.com/keyboard/latin_alphabet.htm

Online Keyboard to type a text with all the special characters and punctuation marks of the Western languages.