iThis is a proposed alphabet that is meant to be used for writing of Ge'ez. 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.

Gəʕəz/ግዕዝ
The Ge'ez Latin alphabet

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

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Latin letter

Ge'ez letter

IPA

1

A a

[aː]

2

Ä ä [æ]

3

Ə ə [ə]

4

B b

[b]

5

D d

[d]

6 Ḍ ḍ [ɬʼ]
7

E e

[eː]

8

F f

[f]

9

G g

[g]

10 Gw gw [gʷ]
11 H h [h]
12 Ḥ ḥ [ħ]
13 ʕ ʕ [ʕ]
14 I i [iː]
15

K k

[k]

16 Kw kw [kʷ]

17

Ḳ ḳ [kʼ]
18 Ḳw ḳw [kʷʼ]
19

L l

[l]

20

M m

[m]

21

N n

[n]

22

O o

[oː]

23

P p

[p]

24 Ṗ ṗ [pʼ]
25

R r

[r]

26

S s

[s]

27 Ṣ ṣ [sʼ]

28

Š š

[ʃ]

29

T t

[t]

30 Ṭ ṭ [tʼ]
31

U u

[uː]

32

W w

[w]

33 X x

[χ]

34 Xw xw [χʷ]
35 Y y [j]
36

Z z

[z]

There would not be letters c, j, q, v.

Text example
The first sentence of the Book of Enoch

Ḳalä bäräkät zä-Henok zakämä bärräkä xəruyanä wäṣadḳanä ʕəlä häläw yəkunu bäʕəlätä məndabe läʕäsäslo kwilu ʕəkuyan wäräsiʕan.

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