Monday, April 19, 2004

Obscure religious and language-geek link
Glagolitic breviary from 1396
This is the alphabet SS. Cyril and Methodius came up with - even more elaborate than the 'Cyrillic' (Russian) alphabet that replaced it! In parts of what used to be Yugoslavia the Roman Rite was done in Slavonic into the 1900s, but written in this alphabet.

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