This is a proposed alphabet that is meant to be used for writing of Akkadian. It is now in a very early stage of development, so some changes may occur to it in the future as the creator see fit. For any questions please use the email link below.

Akkadū/𒀝𒂵𒌈
The Akkadian Latin alphabet

Devised by: Michael Fustumum (michaelpeterfustumum(at)gmail.com)

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Latin letter

IPA

1

A a

[a]

  Ā ā [aː]

2

B b

[b]

3

D d

[d]

4

E e

[e]

  Ē ē [eː]

5

G g

[g]

6

H h

[x]

7

I i

[i]

 

Ī ī [iː]

8

K k

[k]

9

L l

[l]

10

M m

[m]

11

N n

[n]

12

Ɂ ʔ

[ʔ]

13

P p

[p]

14

Q q [q]

15

R r

[r]

16

S s

[s]

17 [ʃ]
18 Ṣ ṣ [sˤ]

19

T t

[t]

20

Ṭ ṭ [tˤ]

21

U u

[u]

  Ū ū [uː]
22

W w

[w]

23 Y y [j]
There would not be letters c, f, j, o, v, x, z, which would be replaced by k/s, p, g, u, b, ks, s.

Text example
7th section of the Hammurabi law code

umma awīl-um lū kasp-am lū hurāṣ-am lū ward-am lū amt-am lū alp-am lū immer-am lū imēr-am ū lū mimma umu ina qāt mār awīl-im ū lū warad awīl-im balum īb-ī u riks-ātim i-tām- ū lū ana maṣṣārūt-im i-mhur awīl-um ū arrāq i-ddāk.

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