Cyrillic alphabet

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an alphabet derived from the Greek alphabet and used for writing Slavic languages (Russian, Bulgarian, Serbian, Ukrainian, and some other Slavic languages)

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the number of Cyrillic letters needed to spell each of the Russian numbers' names) is 36.
Cleverly hidden from the casual viewer, the monogram consists of the stylised Cyrillic letters 'G', 'B', and 'C', which could stand for her name: Grafina (Countess) von der Pahlen Samoilova (her maiden name, Von der Pahlen, is also represented by the coat-of-arms above the doorway).
The Russian Standard brand name appears on bottles in Russian Cyrillic letters.
The grave, marked with a simple marble slab inscribed with both of their names in Cyrillic letters and the dates 1941-2006, was dug beneath a favourite linden tree where the couple first kissed as high school sweethearts.
Many people only understand Azeri with Cyrillic letters but they barely speak Russian; and, since Aug.
Every now and again, says Sherbell, his Jewish humour tickled, the row upon row of Cyrillic letters would flutter pointlessly.
The new international airport at Sofia is so similar to Heathrow's Terminal 5 that I thought I had flown in a circle from London and landed back home until I saw the Cyrillic letters above the English translation on airport signs.
The keyboard provides many unique features, such as being able to use Cyrillic letters to write in Russian, or add tildes and accents for Spanish.
bg, was launched in Bulgarian Cyrillic letters for May 24, Day of Slavic Script and Bulgarian Culture.
Bulgarian has 30 Cyrillic letters which are written exactly the same way in Russian; the only difference is that the Russian language has 3 more Cyrillic letters, i.