Portugárabe (پورتۇگاَرابع)

Portugárabe was invented by Daniel M. Sardinha as a way of writing Portuguese with the Arabic alphabet. It can also be used to write Spanish and Guaraní. The version for Guaraní is known as Guárabe

Portugárabe alphabet

Portugárabe alphabet for Portuguese

Guárabe alphabet

Guárabe alphabet for Guaraní

Sample texts


لوُيَس ارگوُيا اِ حوَُليا كع "براصوّعس، فعَ، شاَ، وَكسيدو، پوًر، زاًنگاّو" عرام پالاؤراس دو پورتوُگعًس.


Luís argüia à Júlia que «brações, fé, chá, óxido, pôr, zângão» eram palavras do português.


هيّلاندياگوُا كوُنّانگوُعَرا وهو پعتعيّ سا'ىجوُ ىپا'وُّمع گاؤوّمع ومبو'ع هاگّوُا ينكىلعنّع'عّ ميتاّنكوُعَرارع نّع'عّندى'ىّ.


Hĩlandiagua kuñanguéra oho peteĩ sa'yju ypa'ũme Gavõme ombo'e hag̃ua ingyleñe'ẽ mitãnguérare ñe'ẽndy'ỹ.


تودوس وس سعرعس هوُمانوس ناسسعم ليؤرعس ع يگوُايس عم ديگنيدادع ع عم ديرعيتوس. دوتادوس دع رازاّو ع دع كوسسيعًنسيا، دعؤعم اجير وُنس پارا كوم وس ووُتروس عم عسپيَريتو دع فراتعرنيدادع.

Portuguese version

Todos os seres humanos nascem livres e iguais em dignidade e em direitos. Dotados de razão e de consciência, devem agir uns para com os outros em espírito de fraternidade.


تودوس لوس سعرعس هوُمانوس ناسعن ليبرعس ع يگوُالعس عن ديگنيداد ى دعرعشوس ى، دوتادوس كومو عستاَن دع رازوَن ى كونسيعنسيا، دعبعن كومپورتارسع فراتعرنالمعنتع لوس وُنوس كون لوس وتروس

Spanish version

Todos los seres humanos nacen libres e iguales en dignidad y derechos y, dotados como están de razón y conciencia, deben comportarse fraternalmente los unos con los otros.

English version

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)

Scripts devised by Daniel M. Sardinha
Portugárabe (پورتۇگاَرابع), Porturílico (Портурыличо)

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