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Definition of Cyrillic

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of or pertaining to the alphabet used for Russian and Bulgarian
Cyrillic Definition from Computer & Internet Dictionaries & Glossaries
- Static variable in class java.lang.Character.UnicodeBlock 
public static final Character.UnicodeBlock CYRILLIC
Constant for the Unicode character block of the same name.
Cyrillic Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
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The Cyrillic script is an alphabetic writing system employed across Eastern Europe, North and Central Asian countries. It is based on the Early Cyrillic, which was developed in the First Bulgarian Empire during the 9th century AD at the Preslav Literary School. It is the basis of alphabets used in various languages, past and present, in parts of Southeastern Europe and Northern Eurasia, especially those of Slavic origin, and non-Slavic languages influenced by Russian. , around 252 million people in Eurasia use it as the official alphabet for their national languages. About half of them are in Russia. Cyrillic is one of the most used writing systems in the world.

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Cyrillic Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
WordNet 2.0

1. an alphabet drived from the Greek alphabet and used for writing Slavic languages
(synonym) Cyrillic alphabet
(hypernym) alphabet

1. relating to or written in the alphabet used for writing Slavic languages; "Cyrillic writing"
(pertainym) Cyrillic alphabet, Cyrillic