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Alphabet Models

Models of Alphabet
 
In general terms there are three models of alphabets
 
     Vowels in Front
     Sanskrit
 
 
      Vowels Behind or Vowels After 
      Turkic
      Ogham
 
3) Vowels and Consonants
     Vowels in Between          
     Greek        
     Latin   
     English
 
More specifically there are 3 models for arranging the letters of alphabets:
1) A B C D Model also known as an Abecedary.
     Greek, Latin and English are the most famous examples.
 
2) A B G D Model also known as an abugida
    A slight variant when arranged in two columns becomes A B J D in 22 letter
    alphabets and is also called an abjad. 
    Arabic and Hebrew are the most famous abjad examples.
 
3)  A B T θ Model
 
 
 
 
 
 
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