The Burmese or Myanmar script developed from the Mon script, which was adapted from a southern Indian script during the 8th century. The earliest known inscriptions in the Burmese script date from the 11th century.
Burmese/Myanmar (ဗမာစကား), a member of the Burmese-Lolo branch of the Sino-Tibetan language family spoken by about 21 million people in Burma (Myanmar).
The Karen languages, a group of languages related to Burmese and spoken by around 4 million people in Burma and Thailand.
Mon, a member of the Mon-Khmer group of the Austroasiatic languages spoken by about 200,000 people in Burma and Thailand.
Luutinesai tuunye lwatlautsaw gunsikhkarhpyang laeekaungg, tuunyelwatlautsaw a hkwin a r myarrhpyint laeekaungg, pway hpwarrlarsuumyarr hpyitsai. Htosuuthoet pinehkyarr wayhpaantaatsaw nyarnnhaint kyint waat si tasaw hcate thoet shikya htosuuthoetsai aahkyinnhkyinn mayttarhtarr saatsan kyint sone s in eat.
Transliteration by Julijan Jovanovic
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)
Information about the Burmese language
http://seap.einaudi.cornell.edu/system/files/Burmese Language Phrases with Audio_0.pdf
Online Burmese dictionaries
Arakanese, Balti, Bantawa, Burmese, Dzongkha, Garo, Karbi, Karen, Kayah Li, Ladakhi, Lahu, Lepcha, Limbu, Lisu, Manipuri, Marma, Mizo, Mro, Naxi, Nepal Bhasa / Newari, Sikkimese, Sunuwar, Tibetan, Tshangla, Tujia, Yi