Jhanim is a phonetic abjad for writing in Spanish and English
invented in 1982 by Timothy D. Erickson. It was inspired by the
Korean and Hebrew alphabets.
- Type of writing system: phonetic abjad
- Direction of writing: vertically (top to bottom) or horizontally (left to right)
- Used to write: English and Spanish
- Only stressed vowels
are written fully. Unstressed vowels including a vocalic semi-letter are written with the semi-letter only (see image on right).
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.
Other constructed scripts