Re: ASCII 1.1 released

From: akerbeltz.alba (
Date: Mon Apr 10 2000 - 15:35:14 EDT

Sgrìobh Marion NicGiolla Dhuinn:

>Question: which language requires the fewest number of letters?

I'd hazard a guess at Hawaiian, it's got what, 17 phonemes
p k l m n w ' a e i o u ā ē ī ō ū

But somewhere at the back of my mind is Rotokas with havin only eleven
phonemes and graphemes ... I'd have to check it out.

Mìcheal Mac an Tuathanaich

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