Alphabets questions This is a list of recently added questions about alphabets. Where was the Cyrillic script created?In Bulgaria. The Cyrillic script was developed in the First Bulgarian Empire during the 9th century AD at the Preslav Literary School. Tradition holds that it was formalized by Saints Cyril and Methodius who brought Christianity to the southern Slavs (and so the name is derived from Saint Cyril).Created by: Bob StanleyBulgaria riddles »very hard 39% in Russiain Russia1121in Greecein Greece439in Bulgariain Bulgaria2216in the Byzantine Empirein the Byzantine Empire1824 In which EU country is Cyrillic script used?Bulgaria. Cyrillic script is used in Bulgaria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Macedonia, Montenegro, Russia, Serbia, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan and Ukraine. Of these, only Bulgaria belongs to the European Union.Created by: globalquiz.orgUE riddles »hard 58% RomaniaRomania884BulgariaBulgaria5754UkraineUkraine2291SerbiaSerbia985 How many Kanji symbols are in official use in Japan?1945. The Kanji symbols are ancient and many are not used any more, though still valid. Therefore, Japanese Government specify the "General Use Permanent Kanji", comprising 1945 characters, or which 996 are designated as to be learned in elementary school. Any publications using Kanji outside of this list are legally required to print the interpretation alongside the obscure Kanji symbol for clarification.Created by: globalquiz.orgJapan riddles »very hard 35% 242413430430434019451945741Over 10000Over 10000869 What is the first letter of the Russian alphabet?A. The complete Russian alphabet is: А Б В Г Д Е Ё Ж З И Й К Л М Н О П Р С Т У Ф Х Ц Ч Ш Щ Ъ Ы Ь Э Ю ЯCreated by: ex-terminatorletters riddles »easy 72% AA7178ДД1800ЛЛ684AlphaAlpha299 What is the Morse code for SOS?...---... The SOS signal was first adopted by the German government in 1905, and became the worldwide standard in 1908. There is no meaning behind SOS letters, they were chosen as easy to recognize.Created by: globalquiz.orgnavy riddles »hard 57% .-.-..-.-.628...---......---...2619-.-.--.-.-512---...------...---762 What kind of script is this 'graffiti', carved in Hagia Sophia in Constantinople around 9th century?Viking runes. Constantinople, called Miklagard by Vikings, hosted thousands of Vikings and Anglo-Saxons, who served as mercenaries of the Varangian Guard. They were famed for their battlefield skills and fierce, loyalty and drinking. They often fought for the Byzantine Empire, including fights with Arabs.Created by: MarcusXByzantine Empire riddles »hard 45% PersianPersian1537Early ArabicEarly Arabic1514ArmenianArmenian1453Viking runesViking runes3830 Which punctuation marks are particularly variable across European languages?Quotation marks. English ‘cat’ or “cat” is translated to French « chat » and German „katze“. Other countries typically use one of these styles. In many countries, English quotation marks are getting more and more popular due to widespread of English keyboards.Created by: Kasiawriting riddles »hard 46% question marksquestion marks1712quotation marksquotation marks3175semicolonsemicolon775exclamation marksexclamation marks1145 Which language is that?Spanish uses an inverted question mark at the beginning of a question and the normal question mark at the end, as well as an inverted exclamation mark at the beginning of an exclamation and the normal exclamation mark at the end.Created by: Kasialanguages riddles »average 61% PortuguesePortuguese1059SpanishSpanish4750ItalianItalian543NorwegianNorwegian1382 Play languages quiz and see all the questions.