This is a proposed alphabet that is meant to be used for writing of Kashmiri. 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.

Kə¯šur/कॉशुर/كأشُر
The Kashmiri Latin alphabet

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

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Latin letter

Devanagari letter Arabic letter

IPA

1

A a

ا

[a]

2 Ā ā آ, ـا [aː]
3 Ə ə अ'  

[ə]

4 Ə¯ ə¯ आ'   [əː]
5

B b

ب

[b]

6

C c

च़ ژ

[t͡s]

7 Ch ch छ़ ژھ [t͡sʰ]
8 Č č چ

[t͡ʃ]

9 Čh čh چھ [t͡ʃʰ]
10

D d

د

[d]

11 Ḍ ḍ ڈ [ɖ]
12

E e

ए' ێ

[e]

13 Ē ē ی,ے [eː]
14

G g

گ,غ

[g]

15

H h

ه,ح

[h]

16

I i

ـِ

[i]

17 Ī ī ی [iː]
18 Ɨ ɨ उ'  

[ɨ]

19 Ɨ¯ ɨ¯ ऊ' ٳ [ɨː]
20

J j

ج

[d͡ʒ]

21

K k

ک,ق

[k]

22 Kh kh کھ,خ [kʰ]
23

L l

ل

[l]

24

M m

م

[m]

25

N n

ن

[n]

26

O o

ओ' ۆ

[o]

27 Ō ō ؤ [oː]
28 Ɔ ɔ अॅ ۄ [ɔ]
29 Ɔ¯ ɔ¯ ۄا [ɔː]
30

P p

پ

[p]

31 Ph ph پھ,ف [pʰ]
32

R r

ر

[r]

33

S s

س,ث,ص

[s]

34

Š š

ش

[ʃ]

35

T t

ت, ط

[t]

36 Th th تھ [tʰ]
37 Ṭ ṭ ٹ

[ʈ]

38 Ṭh ṭh ٹھ [ʈʰ]
39

U u

ـُ

[u]

40 Ū ū وُ [uː]
41

W w

و

[w]

42

Y y

ی,ے

[j]

43 Ẏ ẏ ्य ى۪ [ʲ]
44

Z z

ਜ਼ ز, ذ, ض, ظ

[z]

  ~ نٛ [~]
There would not be letters f, q(u), v, x, which would be replaced by ph, k(w), v, ks, respectively.

Text example
First article of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

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