Old Code    Old Code alphabet

Old Code was invented in about 2001 by Ronan Hindle to pass notes in class. It is designed to confuse teachers. The letters have evolved a lot over the course of four years, for example the symbol Nail used to look like 'zz' and the symbols Hox and Eye were shaped 'I' and '(-)'. Several of the names have also changed; Hox was called 'Hii', Eye was called 'Hodash' and Nail was called 'Zidum'. Kaxe was also once called 'Kixpa'.

Notable features

Old Code alphabet

Old Code alphabet

Old Code numerals

Old Code numerals

Old Code punctuation

Old Code punctuation

Old Code stand-alone punctuation marks

Old Code stand-alone punctuation

Sample text

Sample text in Trantanese


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