10 most difficult alphabets riddles A list of alphabets related questions that are most often answered incorrectly Languages quiz How many writing systems does Japanese language have?Four - kanji, hiragana, katakana, rōmaji. The modern Japanese writing system is a combination of three character types: logographic kanji, which are adopted Chinese characters, and syllabic katakana and hirigana. There is also a romanization system called rōmaji, mostly used in materials for foreigners. very hard 30% One - kanjiOne - kanji5%Two - kanji, watashiTwo - kanji, watashi18%Three - kanji, hiragana, katakanaThree - kanji, hiragana, katakana45%Four - kanji, hiragana, katakana, rōmajiFour - kanji, hiragana, katakana, rōmaji30%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 1517 answers in 2 languages »Japan 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.very hard 33% 24246%30430417%1945194533%Over 10000Over 1000042%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 3369 answers in 2 languages »Japan riddles » In what language is text on the picture?Mongolian. This traditional vertical letter comes from the Mongol Empire and lasted until 1946, when Cyrillic was introduced. For a few years is restored and taught in schools.very hard 37% HindiHindi31%KoreanKorean14% Inca Inca15%MongolianMongolian37%Created by: Katarzyna Dąbrowska. Statistics based on 8226 answers in 2 languages »Mongolia riddles » Phoenician alphabet was the first to use ...Symbols representing sounds . The names of the letters are acrophonic, and their names and shapes can be ultimately traced back to Egyptian Hieroglyphs. For example, the name of the first letter, 'aleph, means ox and developed from a picture of an ox's head. Some of the letter names were changed by the Phoenicians, including gimel, which meant camel in Phoenician, but was originally a picture of a throwing stick.very hard 38% HieroglyphsHieroglyphs8%Symbols representing whole wordsSymbols representing whole words26%KIout writingKIout writing26%Symbols representing sounds Symbols representing sounds 38%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 271 answers in 2 languages »writing riddles » 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.hard 42% Coptic languageCoptic language19%SanskritSanskrit12%LatinLatin24%Aramaic languageAramaic language42%Created by: Svope/Jakub. Statistics based on 6616 answers in 2 languages »Bible 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.hard 45% question marksquestion marks26%quotation marksquotation marks45%semicolonsemicolon11%exclamation marksexclamation marks16%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 11001 answers in 2 languages »letters 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).hard 46% in Russiain Russia17%in Greecein Greece7%in Bulgariain Bulgaria46%in the Byzantine Empirein the Byzantine Empire28%Created by: Bob Stanley. Statistics based on 12470 answers in 4 languages »Bulgaria 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.hard 47% PersianPersian18%Early ArabicEarly Arabic17%ArmenianArmenian16%Viking runesViking runes47%Created by: MarcusX. Statistics based on 12513 answers in 2 languages »Byzantine Empire riddles » Which of these letters is included in the German alphabet?ß . Letter ß is in German alphabet. Letter β is in Greek alphabet, Ъ is in mostly alphabets based on cyrillic, ჩ is in Georgian alphabet. hard 56% ß ß 56%ββ35%ЪЪ4%ჩჩ2%Created by: lukasz Poland. Statistics based on 739 answers in 2 languages »curiosities 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.hard 58% .-.-..-.-.14%...---......---...58%-.-.--.-.-10%---...------...---16%Created by: globalquiz.org. 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