Machiotlahtololoztli Machiotlahtololoztli

Machiotlahtololoztli is an alphasyllabary or abugida devised by Ed Trager as an alternative way to write Nahuatl, an Uto-Aztecan language spoken mainly in central Mexico. It was inspired by the Tai Tham script, and other scripts of South and Southeast Asia, and is designed to make Nahuatl easier to read and write.

Notable features

Machiotlahtololoztli script

Machiotlahtololoztli script

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Sample text in Machiotlahtololoztli

Sample text in Sanskrit in the Machiotlahtololoztli


Nochi tlacameh ihuan cihuameh quipiah manoh cualli tlacaticeh, nochi zan ze totlatechpohuiltiliz ihuan titlatepanitalohqueh, yeca monequi cualli ma timohuicacah, ma timoicnelicah, ma timotlazohtlacah ihuan ma timotlepanitacah.


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)

Details of Machiotlahtololoztli

Machiotlahtololoztli font

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