Writing System

Malayalam written with Malayalam scriptml

Subject areas for this writing system

StatusCurrently in use
Useprimary usage
LanguageMalayalam [mal]
ScriptMalayalam [Mlym]
CLDR Locale  ml [Malayalam]

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Title Subject Area
CLiCK Malayalam Fonts Fonts & Keyboards
Deepika Font Fonts & Keyboards
Font Information Fonts & Keyboards
Fonts for Indian Languages Fonts & Keyboards
Free and Open Malayalam Unicode Fonts Fonts & Keyboards
Free Phonetic IME for Indian languages Fonts & Keyboards
Freelang Font Directory Fonts & Keyboards
Indix - Indian Fonts for Linux Fonts & Keyboards
INDOLIPI for Indian Scripts Fonts & Keyboards
InKey Malayalam Mozhi Keyboard Fonts & Keyboards
Keyboard for Windows installation Fonts & Keyboards
Malayalam Mozhi Keyboard Layout Fonts & Keyboards
Malayalam TeX Font Fonts & Keyboards
Names of Months and Days in Malayalam Use & History
Sangam Keyboards Fonts & Keyboards
TDIL Fonts for Indian Scripts Fonts & Keyboards
Xenotype Unicode Language Kits Fonts & Keyboards


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Sources for this writing system

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Title Type
A preliminary investigation of akshara knowledge in the Malayalam alphasyllabary: extension of Nag’s (2007) study journal article
ALA-LC Romanization Tables - Library of Congress web page
Developing OpenType Fonts for Malayalam Script - Microsoft Typography web page
Language-Specific Style Guides from Microsoft web page
Malayalam character picker - Ishida apps web page
Script features by language - web page
Universal Declaration of Human Rights in Malayalam - Unicode - UDHR web page


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