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Crashdburnd Crashdburnd 18 November 2014
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bleh.

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Crashdburnd Crashdburnd 30 November 2011
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Updates - 11/30/2011

There are now 886 characters in the Nsibidi dictionary from the Nsibiri Project, and 83 of them on this wiki (unique images, not character pages)


The Nsibidi Wiki:To do list page lists all the different activities that need to be done to complete the import of characters


Working on writing a Javascript plugin for Wikia that would automatically search Forvo for the right pronunciation instead of having each sound file uploaded to the wiki


If you want to use an Nsibidi character on the wiki, you can simply type:

would produce:


Doing this also causes the characters to be linked to their respective pages.

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Crashdburnd Crashdburnd 19 November 2011
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Adding audio pronunciations

Experimenting with adding audio pronunciations to character pages. Check it out :


Some of the pronunciations were downloaded from a brilliant pronunciation site, Forvo.com .

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Crashdburnd Crashdburnd 17 November 2011
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Using Nsibidi on other websites

Hooray! I've managed to use the characters from the wiki on another website (specifically, in a Flickr comment). I used this code for each character:

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and I got this:


I hope eventually, after most of the characters have been identified and classified, I can use their identification numbers to develop a character encoding system so they can be interpreted by computers as text and not images.

Update: From now on, when I use Nsibidi characters on this blog, clicking on them will take you to their character page. You will see the following banner whenever I do this:

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Crashdburnd Crashdburnd 10 November 2011
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Ifunanya lyrics in Nsibidi

I want to caption the music video for 'Ifunanya' by P-Square using Nsibidi. One, cuz I love that song, and two, the song uses an Nsibidi language, Igbo.



Original
Nsibidi
All because of ifunanya (Ifunanya)
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Ifunanya (Ifunanya)
( )
Because of ifunanya
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Onye m'bú n'óbì

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Na because of ifunanya (Ifunanya)
( )
Ifunanya (Ifunanya)
( )
Because of ifunanya
'
Onye m'bú n'óbì
'
Nne biko biko don't go

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