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It's weird. I can technically read this script, but the spelling is SO darned different from Cyrillic that the technical knowledge is kinda useless, except for single words and names, like this.

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Mongolian script is so pretty & I've been writing it all my Life & didn't know it. So strange I remember each brush stroke like I've done it thousand times.

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Mongol bichig, the vertical Mongolian script, was used in Mongolia until the adoption of cyrillic in the 1940s. In my view, one of the most beautiful scripts in the world, a tie with Persian nastaliq. Calligraphy by Sukhbaatar Lkhagvadorj

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Letter of Arghun to Philip the Fair, 1289, in Mongolian language and classical Mongolian script.