Tamil Braille

Tamil Braille
Type
Languages Tamil
Parent systems
Print basis
Tamil alphabet

Tamil Braille is the smallest of the Bharati braille alphabets.[1] (For the general system and for punctuation, see that article.)

Alphabet

Vowel letters are used rather than diacritics, and they occur after consonants in their spoken order.

Print
ISOaāiīuūeēaioōau
Braille
Print
ISO k cjñ tn pm
Braille
Print க்ஷ
ISO yrlv śsh kṣ
Braille

The last two letters, and , are shared with Malayalam, but otherwise is used for the anusvara (nasalization) in other Bharati alphabets, while is only used in Urdu, for the unrelated letter ʻayn.

Codas

Diacritic த் [2]
ViramaVisarga
Braille

See also


References

  1. UNESCO (2013) World Braille Usage, 3rd edition.
  2. Shown on the letter க ka
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