Cloud and Rain
Cloud and Rain (Felhő és Eső) is an alternative script
for Hungarian invented by Radványi Balázs, who uses it to write
his diary. It has a horizontal mode (Cloud / Felhő), and a vertical mode
(Rain / Eső), which uses mirrored letters and is written in
vertical lines, from top to bottom.
- Type of writing system: fully vocalised abjad
- Direction of Writing: right to left in vertical columns
- Used to write: Hungarian
- Vowels are written with diacritics which are attached to the consonants
or to a vowel carrier, usually to the right.
- The consonants have four different shapes: initial, medial, final and
Cloud and Rain (handwritten)
Positional forms of consonants
Cloud script (printed)
The printed form has only one form for each letter, there is no connection
between letters, it is written horizontal, and the diacritics are slightly different.
Punctuation and numerals (printed & handwritten)
Cloud script (Felhő)
If you have any questions about Cloud and Rain, you can contact
Balázs at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Also by Radványi Balázs
Cloud and Rain,
Tengwar for Hungarian
Information about Hungarian |
Telling the time |
Tongue twisters |
Tower of Babel |
Other constructed scripts
If you need to type in many different languages, the Q International Keyboard can help. It enables you to type almost any language that uses the Latin, Cyrillic or Greek alphabets, and is free.
If you like this site and find it useful, you can support it by making a donation, or by contributing in other ways. Omniglot is how I make my living.