Alphabets questions This is a list of recently added questions about alphabets. Which of the following is not a dead language?Aramaic language. Dead language is a language that is no longer used as a means of communication. Aramaic is used in the Middle East since the second millennium BC to the present.Created by: Svope/Jakubvery hard 38% Coptic languageCoptic language949SanskritSanskrit586LatinLatin1217Aramaic languageAramaic language1722Bible riddles » 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 Stanleyhard 44% in Russiain Russia1912in Greecein Greece811in Bulgariain Bulgaria4697in the Byzantine Empirein the Byzantine Empire3124Bulgaria riddles » 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.orghard 58% RomaniaRomania1396BulgariaBulgaria9561UkraineUkraine3731SerbiaSerbia1598UE riddles » 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.orgvery hard 34% 2424204304304522194519451062Over 10000Over 100001303Japan riddles » 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-terminatoraverage 67% AA12906ДД4073ЛЛ1737AlphaAlpha449letters riddles » 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.orghard 58% .-.-..-.-.1002...---......---...4120-.-.--.-.-717---...------...---1197navy riddles » 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: MarcusXhard 46% PersianPersian2095Early ArabicEarly Arabic2055ArmenianArmenian1925Viking runesViking runes5203Byzantine Empire riddles » 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: Kasiahard 45% question marksquestion marks2646quotation marksquotation marks4586semicolonsemicolon1195exclamation marksexclamation marks1685writing riddles » 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: Kasiaaverage 62% PortuguesePortuguese1577SpanishSpanish7095ItalianItalian768NorwegianNorwegian1966languages riddles » Play languages quiz and see all the questions.