Do Bulgarians write Cyrillic?

Although Bulgarian uses the Cyrillic alphabet, some preferred letter shapes in Bulgaria are different to those in Russian use. With the accession of Bulgaria to the European Union on 1 January 2007, the Cyrillic script became the third official script of the European Union, following the Latin and Greek scripts.

How do you read Cyrillic Bulgarian?

For example, Russian Cyrillic has a few different letters from the Bulgarian one and some letters that are identical but pronounced slightly differently….Bulgarian Cyrillic alphabet.

Cyrillic Romanization Pronounciation
З з z z as in “zoo”
И и (и) i i as in “machine”
Й й (й) y y as in “yes” or “way”
К к k k as in “make”

Which language is older Bulgarian or Russian?

Bulgarian is older than Russian and thus, has kept the Old Slavonic personal pronouns (аз, ти, той, тя, то, ние, вие, те) while Russian uses more modern forms of the personal pronouns (я, ты, он, она, оно, мы, вы, они). Bulgarian is heavily influenced by Turkish, Romanian, and Greek. Russian by German and French.

Can a Bulgarian understand a Russian?

Although we had different native languages, we were able to understand each other almost without any difficulty. Source: Generally, the communication between the Bulgarian and Russian people happens with astonishing ease. Clearly, these are Slavic languages and they share a common origin.

Why is the Bulgarian language written in Cyrillic?

Since the time of Bulgaria’s liberation in the late 19th century, the Bulgarian language has taken on a large number of words from Western European languages. All of these are transcribed phonetically into Cyrillic, e.g.: Notable is the transliteration of many English names through German, e.g.:

What is the difference between modern Russian and Bulgarian?

The early-20th-century Bulgarian typeface (top) is that of modern Russian. The contemporary Bulgarian typeface (bottom) is more distinctive.

How do I turn the automatic conversion to Bulgarian off?

Sometimes you might want to turn the automatic conversion to Bulgarian OFF to type parts of the text in English. This is easily done by pressing the “Auto Convert” button above the transliteration text field or by pressing the Escape (ESC) button on your conventional computer keyboard.

What is the Bulgarian keyboard emulator?

This feature of the transliterator serves as Bulgarian phonetic keyboard and can help you then, when you have no access to the conventional Bulgarian keyboard or Bulgarian keyboard layout. The Bulgarian keyboard emulator is also available for direct access via mouse.