Greek alphabet

The Greek alphabet has been used to write the Greek language since the late ninth or early eighth century BC. It is derived from the earlier Phoenician alphabet, and... Wikipedia

  • Type:  Alphabet
  • Languages:  Greek
  • Time period:  c. 800 BC – present
  • Parent systems:  Egyptian hieroglyphs Proto-Sinaitic alphabet Phoenician alphabet Greek alphabet
  • Child systems:  Gothic, Glagolitic, Cyrillic, Coptic, Armenian, Old Italic and thus Latin, Georgian
  • Unicode range:  U+0370–U+03FF Greek and Coptic, U+1F00–U+1FFF Greek Extended
  • Data source:  DuckDuckGo