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Summary This work describes the history of the Cyrillic alphabet, which is one of the oldest, and one of the most widespread alphabets in the world nowadays, from its creation at the end of the 9th century AD to present-day times.
At the beginning, the author discusses the name of the alphabet, its probable creators, and the period it was created in during the First Bulgarian Kingdom, as well as the model for the alphabet.
Then he traces the spread of the Cyrillic letters to other countries and regions: In the article there are also notes on Cyrillic hand-writing styles uncial, semi-uncial, quickscript and typography.
Maps and a list of the languages which have used the alphabet are included, too. Cyrillic alphabet, Bulgaria, Russia, Slavic countries, Cyrillic typography. The Cyrillic alphabet is one of the oldest, and one of the most widespread alphabets in the world nowadays, alongside with the Latin or Roman alphabet, the Chinese characters, the Arabic alphabet, and the Devanagari script.
It originated during the 10th century in Bulgaria, on whose present-day territory several other alphabets were born even before this one: Cyril 9th century AD.
Later, the Cyrillic letters spread to Serbia, Croatia, and Russia. Through Russian influence this script was accepted also by many Asian peoples, and even by some native peoples in Alaska North America. On the Balkan peninsula, between the th C AD, the Slavs lived together with the Proto Bulgarians and under their rule till the former assimilated the latter.
The Bulgarians came from Asia, and at that time used to speak a non-Slavic language most probably Turkicand used to write their official documents in Greek, with Greek letters using at the same time undeciphered runic signs as well.
The Arab Ibn-Fadlan wrote in the 10th century AD that the Slavs who lived in present-day Russia used to put on the grave poles, bearing inscriptions with the names of the dead people. However, it is not clear what letters were used for that purpose. If it is true, as D.
Cyrill original Glagolitic script. However, the Glagolitic alphabet was replaced little by little by other alphabets, and only the Croats used it for several more centuries, alongside with the Latin and the Cyrillic scripts.
After a period of parallel use of the Glagolitic and the Cyrillic scripts during the th centuries in the first Bulgarian kingdom sometimes even in mixed textssince the 11th century, the latter has been an official Bulgarian, Russian, and Ukrainian alphabet while the other Slavic peoples have used the Latin script during certain periods or unceasingly.
This supposition was based on a note by the Russian scrivener Upir Lihyi, from the yearwho wrote that he had transcribed a book [is kurilotsya]. Although the interpretation was wrong, it was supported by many Russian scholars.
In some other Slavic countries, the name of the alphabet is also given after a certain person: However, there is no proof of that. The first accretion is not serious, and the other two are not supported by the facts, even the opposite is more likely see the wonderful article by Ivan Dobrev in The Cyrillo-Methodian Encyclopedia.
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