10 most difficult alphabets riddles A list of ten (out of 16) alphabets related questions that are the most often answered incorrectly Alphabets quiz How many Kanji symbols are in official use in Japan?1945. The Kanji symbols are ancient and many are not used any more, though still valid. Therefore, Japanese Government specify the "General Use Permanent Kanji", comprising 1945 characters, or which 996 are designated as to be learned in elementary school. Any publications using Kanji outside of this list are legally required to print the interpretation alongside the obscure Kanji symbol for clarification.very hard 33% 24246%30430417%1945194533%Over 10000Over 1000042%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 3437 answers in 2 languages »Japan riddles » How many writing systems does Japanese language have?Four - kanji, hiragana, katakana, rōmaji. The modern Japanese writing system is a combination of three character types: logographic kanji, which are adopted Chinese characters, and syllabic katakana and hirigana. There is also a romanization system called rōmaji, mostly used in materials for foreigners. very hard 33% One - kanjiOne - kanji5%Two - kanji, watashiTwo - kanji, watashi17%Three - kanji, hiragana, katakanaThree - kanji, hiragana, katakana43%Four - kanji, hiragana, katakana, rōmajiFour - kanji, hiragana, katakana, rōmaji33%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 1769 answers in 2 languages »languages riddles » An alphasyllabary writing system used mostly in India and Nepal is called...Devanagari. The Devanagari script is used for over 120 languages, making it one of the most used and adopted writing systems in the world. Among the languages using it are: Hindi, Marathi, Nepali, Pali and Sanskrit.very hard 36% runesrunes10%HindiHindi49%DevanagariDevanagari36%hieroglyphshieroglyphs3%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 2296 answers in 2 languages »Hinduism riddles » In what language is the text in the picture?Mongolian. This traditional vertical script comes from the Mongol Empire and lasted until 1946 in Mongolia, when Cyrillic was introduced. It is still used in in Inner Mongolia and other parts of China.very hard 38% HindiHindi31%KoreanKorean14% Inca Inca15%MongolianMongolian38%Created by: Katarzyna Dąbrowska. Statistics based on 8462 answers in 3 languages »history riddles » Which alphabet is this?Tibetan. The Tibetan alphabet is very closely linked to a broad ethnic Tibetan identity, spanning across areas in Tibet, Bhutan, India and Nepal. The Tibetan alphabet is of Indic origin and it is ancestral to the Limbu alphabet, the Lepcha alphabet, and the multilingual 'Phags-pa script.very hard 39% BengaliBengali14%MalayMalay13%TibetanTibetan39%SanskritSanskrit31%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 2360 answers in 3 languages »Asia riddles » Phoenician alphabet was the first to use ...Symbols representing sounds . The names of the letters are acrophonic, and their names and shapes can be ultimately traced back to Egyptian Hieroglyphs. For example, the name of the first letter, 'aleph, means ox and developed from a picture of an ox's head. Some of the letter names were changed by the Phoenicians, including gimel, which meant camel in Phoenician, but was originally a picture of a throwing stick.hard 42% HieroglyphsHieroglyphs6%Symbols representing whole wordsSymbols representing whole words23%KIout writingKIout writing27%Symbols representing sounds Symbols representing sounds 42%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 638 answers in 2 languages »writing riddles » Which of the following is not a dead language?Aramaic . A dead language is a language that is no longer used as a means of communication. Aramaic has been in continuous use in the Middle East since the second millennium BC.hard 43% Coptic languageCoptic language19%SanskritSanskrit12%LatinLatin24%Aramaic Aramaic 43%Created by: Svope/Jakub. Statistics based on 7324 answers in 3 languages »Bible riddles » Which punctuation marks are particularly variable across European languages?Quotation marks. English ‘cat’ or “cat” is translated to French « chat » and German „katze“. Other countries typically use one of these styles. In many countries, English quotation marks are getting more and more popular due to widespread of English keyboards.hard 45% question marksquestion marks26%quotation marksquotation marks45%semicolonsemicolon11%exclamation marksexclamation marks16%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 11267 answers in 2 languages »letters riddles » Where was the Cyrillic script created?In Bulgaria. The Cyrillic script was developed in the First Bulgarian Empire during the 9th century AD at the Preslav Literary School. Tradition holds that it was formalized by Saints Cyril and Methodius who brought Christianity to the southern Slavs (and so the name is derived from Saint Cyril).hard 46% in Russiain Russia17%in Greecein Greece7%in Bulgariain Bulgaria46%in the Byzantine Empirein the Byzantine Empire28%Created by: Bob Stanley. Statistics based on 13055 answers in 5 languages »Bulgaria riddles » What kind of script is this 'graffiti', carved in Hagia Sophia in Constantinople around 9th century?Viking runes. Constantinople, called Miklagard by Vikings, hosted thousands of Vikings and Anglo-Saxons, who served as mercenaries of the Varangian Guard. They were famed for their battlefield skills and fierce, loyalty and drinking. They often fought for the Byzantine Empire, including fights with Arabs.hard 47% PersianPersian17%Early ArabicEarly Arabic17%ArmenianArmenian16%Viking runesViking runes47%Created by: MarcusX. Statistics based on 12895 answers in 2 languages »history of Turkey riddles » Play alphabets quiz and see all the questions.