Godgul & Sungul
Godgul and Sungul are alternative alphabets for English, Korean, Chinese,
Japanese, French and German invented by Kim Godgul. These alphabets are based
on Korean hangul with a number of extra letters, and
are designed to be
In Korean, gul (글) means text, script, sentence, word, letters,
god is an old word for flower (꽃), and sun (순) has
a number of meanings, including innocense, mild, smooth, and pure.
- Written in horizontal lines from left to right or vertically in
columns running from right to left.
- Type of writing system: alphabet
- Used to write: English, Korean, Chinese, Japanese, French and German.
Will be adapted for other languages, such as Arabic, Russian, Spanish and Czech,
in the future.
Sample text in English in the Godgul alphabet
Sample text in English in the Sungul alphabet
All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights. They
are endowed with reason and conscience and should act towards one another
in a spirit of brotherhood.
(Article 1 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights)
Further information about Godgul and Sungul (in Korean)
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