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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According to reports from Kazakhstan's state media, the government is willing to pay nearly 218 billion Kazakhstani tenge or US $664 million to convert the Cyrillic script into a Latin-based script during the course of the next seven years during a three-stage transition process.
The story is written in the Cyrillic script. At that time, such a story could not have been written by any other playwright and writer of the world than Branislav Nusic himself.
There is plenty in this welcome reissue to spark interest in different countries, cultures and languages, from transliterations of the aboriginal languages of New Zealand and Australia to the reproduction of the Cyrillic script of Russian, as well as Chinese ideograms.
The reverse side of the pendant is inscribed with a prayer in Cyrillic script with floral ornamentation.
It was written with the Glagolitic alphabet called round Glagolitic script, but later it was replaced by the Cyrillic script in the east region of Balkan, i.e.
This led to a curious reverse-Pentecost moment as we discovered we had Cyrillic script keyboards that meant we were temporarily incapacitated on the communications front.
This may be evident at the level of character in the case of Under Western Eyes, where the psychological intensity of Razumov's conflicted experience of solidarity and betrayal is rendered by the narrator's exaggerated emphasis on a switching between Cyrillic script and Romanized English print, switching between the Russian script of Razumov's diary and its English transcription and translation.
In the Croatian city of Vukovar, which has a Serbian community, there have recently been disputes over bilingual signs put up in Serbian using the Cyrillic script under new minority rights laws.
The maps at each scale were produced to a standard specification and used Cyrillic script, ensuring a high level of consistency across the whole project and around the globe.
The activist confronted the Russian President at a trade fair with "dictator" painted on her stomach and obscene words about him on her back in Cyrillic script.
The resolution also calls for obligatory courses in non-Russian languages for non-Russian minorities and declares a change in the Tatar alphabet from Cyrillic script to Latin script.
ASTANA (CyHAN)- Kazakhstan's President Nursultan Nazarbayev has denied the country's plans to abandon the Cyrillic script in favor of the Latin alphabet by 2025 are "politically motivated."
However, it is distinct due to its capability to be written in Latin and Cyrillic script, interchangeably.
My knowledge of the Cyrillic script proved a great advantage.
The devices bore markings in the Cyrillic script used in several Eastern European countries, including Russia — a key ally of the government of President Bashar al-Assad.